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In the fourth century BC, the Greek merchant and explorer Pytheas (~380-~310 BC) traveled north through the North Sea, and finally ended up at a distant island, which he called... Read morePublished 26 days ago by Kurt A. Johnson
Very well written and interesting book. We are traveling next year to the arctic so the contend was very significant for us.Published 4 months ago by Christel Kollar
I loved this book from the first word to the last.
An exciting adventure for all those seeking a new and different journey. A trip you will never forget.!
Nobody really knew where the mythical land of Thule was, save the assumption that it was "the most northerly place in the ancient world. Read morePublished on February 9, 2010 by D. Fowler
This is not an adventure, travelogue or history, but at one time or other it is all three or some combination of the three. Read morePublished on April 18, 2007 by Grey Wolffe
To the ancients Thule was considered a lost icy Eden of strange beauty, fueling the imagination of poets, explorers and now writer Joanna Kavenna, whose journey in search of the... Read morePublished on June 21, 2006 by Midwest Book Review
This book is kind of cool. It's quite a bizarre book, and I wasn't sure when I started. But it's really moving in the end. Read morePublished on March 15, 2006 by Anyway