Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A well-known incident of Arctic survival and its more obscure aftermath form the rich subject of the Ontario poet-novelist's ambitious successor to his excellent debut novel, The Shadow Boxer (2002).The afflicted vessel was the Polaris, which during an 1871 voyage toward the North Pole became locked in ice, jettisoned 19 crewmen and passengers on an ice floe off the Greenland coast (to lighten the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Friederike - Goodreads

Three memorable historical figures are at the centre of this admirable historical adventure story, set in the last decades of the nineteenth century: Roland Kruger, German second mate hired for the ... Read full review

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