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The ice balloon: S.A. Andrée and the heroic age of Arctic exploration

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In 1897 Swedish explorer S. A. Andrée attempted to discover the North Pole by flying to it in a hydrogen balloon. Andrée's flight and the journey afterward are filled with suspense and adventure, a haunting story of high ambition and courage.
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Full title ice balloon s a andrée and the heroic age of arctic exploration
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subject_facet Andrée, Salomon August, -- 1854-1897, Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration, Balloon ascensions -- Arctic regions, Explorers -- Sweden -- Biography, Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration
title_display The ice balloon : S.A. Andrée and the heroic age of Arctic exploration
title_full The Ice Balloon S. A. Andrée and the Heroic Age of Arctic Exploration, The ice balloon : S.A. Andrée and the heroic age of Arctic exploration / Alec Wilkinson
title_short The ice balloon :
title_sub S.A. Andrée and the heroic age of Arctic exploration
topic_facet Andrée, Salomon August, Balloon ascensions, Discovery and exploration, Explorers, History, Nonfiction