Title GHOST SHIP OF THE POLE
Book Condition Two lines taped over on copyright page, as was the custom with U.K. exports, else nearly fine, in blue binding with silver spine lettering; in a price-clipped, age-darkened, lightly edgeworn illustrated dust jacket that shows a few tiny closed edgetears.
Edition First U.K. edition, first printing. Illustrated with photographs reproduced on coated stock inserts.
Publisher London/Melbourne/Toronto: Heinemann, (1960).
Seller ID 46355.00
The story of the dirigible ITALIA, which on May 25, 1928, crashed onto an ice pack in the frozen emptiness of the Arctic Ocean, and initiated one of the greatest series of Arctic searches in the annals of polar expeditions. 306 pages, including index.
Dirigibles. Arctic Circle. Disasters. World History.