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Record #146419:

The polar ship Quest / Angus B. Erskine, Kjell-G. Kjaer.

Title: The polar ship Quest / Angus B. Erskine, Kjell-G. Kjaer.
Author(s): Erskine, Angus B.
Kjaer, Kjell-G.
Date: 1998.
In: Polar Record. (1998.), Vol. 34(189) (1998)
Abstract: Ship's biography. Originally launched in 1917 as Norwegian sealer Foca 1, and purchased by Shackleton for his 1921-22 Quest Antarctic expedition. Chronicles vessel's history as sealer and on various other polar expeditions including Watkins 1930-31 British Arctic Air Route expedition. For many years Quest was captained by famed ice pilot Ludolf Schjelderup.
Notes:

Polar Record. Vol. 34(189) :129-142 (1998).

Keywords: 629.12 -- Vessels: Quest.
639.247.4 -- Sealing industry.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1921-22 Shackleton.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1930-31 Watkins.
92 -- Biographies: Schjelderup, Ludolf.
.000(410) -- British author.
L -- Communication and transportation.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
SPRI record no.: 146419

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