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Record #176018:

Benjamin Leigh Smith's first Arctic expedition: Svalbard 1871 / P.J. Capelotti.

Title: Benjamin Leigh Smith's first Arctic expedition: Svalbard 1871 / P.J. Capelotti.
Author(s): Capelotti, P. J.
Date: 2006.
In: Polar Record. (2006.), Vol. 42(220) (2006)
Abstract: Describes first of Leigh Smith's three consecutive annual geographic and oceanographic explorations of Svalbard. Unpublished 1871 journal reveals growing appreciation of, and expertise in, European high Arctic; corrects misstatements in later accounts of this first voyage; describes exploration of Hinlopenstretet and discovery and naming of Brochøya, Foynøya and 31 other points in north-east Svalbard; and offers glimpses of explorer's personality.
Notes:

Polar Record. Vol. 42(220) :1-14 (2006).

Keywords: 91(08) -- Expeditions: 1871 Leigh Smith.
93"187" -- 1870-1879.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*32) -- Svalbard.
SPRI record no.: 176018

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