Ordeal by IceBook - 1993
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, Ontario : McClelland & Stewart Inc., 1993, 1973, c1960
Edition: 3rd ed.
Characteristics: Vol #1 of the top of the world trilogy.