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Ninety Degrees North: The Quest for the North Pole - Fergus Fleming

Granta, 2001, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “What was the North Pole? Was it an open sea, a volcano or the Garden of Eden? Was it a portal to new worlds within the globe or an undiscovered continent containing a race of alien beings? Or was it simply a wilderness of ice? In the mid-nineteenth century, the world decided it was time to find out.
Size: 9½" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: [XXI] 470
ISBN: 1862074496