The fourth edition of this critically acclaimed guide introduces travellers to the Norwegian Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, the neighbouring Norwegian island of Jan Mayen, and the Russian Arctic archipelago of Franz Josef Land. Fully updated throughout, it is packed with essential information for cruise passengers, wilderness explorers, wildlife enthusiasts, northern lights watchers and adrenalin junkies coming to participate in the islands' extreme sports, which include climbing, hiking, trekking, skiing, riding and hunting. There's also comprehensive advice on how to prepare for travel in the high Arctic.Detailed dictionary-like guide to Longyearbyen today and in the past. Hop ... Isachsen, Gunnar The Hydrographic Observations of the Isachsen Spitsbergen Expedition 1909-1910. ... Justisdepartementet Regulations relating to tourism and other travel in Svalbard Publication G- 1067, 1998. ... Kennedy, Ludovic Sub- Lieutenant - A Personal Record of the War at Sea B T Batsford Ltd, London, 1942 , ca 108anbsp;...
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