The Dutch Polar Expedition 1882-1883 and the wintering on an ice floe

English translation: A summary in English language of the book “Overwintering op een ijsschots”, currently only available in Dutch: For 130 years, a wonderful treasure lay dormant in the archives of the Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute (KNMI): an “unknown box” containing the records of a forgotten expedition to the Arctic. From… Continue reading