Ordeal by Ice
The Search for the Northwest PassageBook - 1973
Ordeal by Iceis the thrilling account of the great Northern explorers: men who struggled, starved, and finally conquered the capricious forces of the bitter Northern winter in a centuries-long search for the Northwest Passage. The stories, compiled by award-winning author Farley Mowat and presented in gripping, firsthand narratives, capture both the stark drama of the struggle for survival and the breathtaking panorama of virgin Arctic lands.
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, c1973.
Characteristics: 510 p.,  p. of plates : :,ill., maps ;,18 cm.