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By: Roald Amundsen (1872-1928)

The South Pole; an account of the Norwegian Antarctic expedition in the Fram, 1910-12 by Roald Amundsen The South Pole; an account of the Norwegian Antarctic expedition in the Fram, 1910-12

In contrast to Scott’s South Pole expedition, Amundsen’s expedition benefited from good equipment, appropriate clothing, and a fundamentally different primary task (Amundsen did no surveying on his route south and is known to have taken only two photographs) Amundsen had a better understanding of dogs and their handling, and he used of skis more effectively. He pioneered an entirely new route to the Pole and they returned. In Amundsen’s own words: “Victory awaits him who has everything in order — luck, people call it...

Book cover (Dutch) Aan de Zuidpool De Aarde en haar Volken, 1913
Book cover (Dutch) De Noordwestelijke Doorvaart De Aarde en haar Volken, 1909
Book cover The South Pole; an account of the Norwegian antarctic expedition in the "Fram," 1910-1912 — Volume 1

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