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by Steve
October 20th, 2019, 12:49 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

The near freezing temperatures of late make listening to these stories more real. I'm sitting in front of the fireplace right now wondering what I eat contains vitamin C. Well, if it's of any help could I suggest that you consider including food sources such as caribou liver, kelp, whale skin, and ...
by Steve
October 15th, 2019, 4:14 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

craigdav1 wrote:
October 11th, 2019, 12:49 pm
I regret not noticing the sources of the historical artifacts in the Anchorage Museum (Inuit?).
Many artifacts were probably obtained from the Inuit but could have also have been recovered from abandoned campsites, maybe?

Thanks for PLing 10 - 11 & 12 now uploaded.

Steve
by Steve
October 11th, 2019, 11:47 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

Sad that the Franklin's crew was so unprepared for travel by land. If they could have 'gone native' with clothing and food more appropriate to the conditions, they might have stood a greater chance of surviving. I recall reading in a previous chapter that breakfast for the overland explorers consis...
by Steve
October 9th, 2019, 1:58 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

Thanks for PLing sections 6 & 7 – 8 & 9 now uploaded.

Steve
by Steve
October 4th, 2019, 11:06 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

While at the Anchorage Museum I learned about the 1845 Franklin expedition to find the infamous Northwest Passage. Thirty-seven expeditions were eventually launched to discover their fate. The two ships weren't found until 2014 (and 2016) in water less than one hundred feet deep in the Arctic Ocean...
by Steve
September 29th, 2019, 12:38 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

Thanks for PLing 0 ~ 3

Sections 4 ~ 5 now uploaded.

Cheers

Steve
by Steve
September 26th, 2019, 1:38 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell -dc

craigdav1 wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 12:31 pm
MW coming up.

Just got back from three weeks in Alaska so I'm ready.
Nice one! So, we'll be heading out on the other side of the continent for Hudson Bay and Greenland to start with!

Sections 0 ~ 3 uploaded.

Cheers

Steve
by Steve
September 26th, 2019, 11:44 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

Re: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure -dc

Craigdav1 has kindly offered to MC & DPL this project, (once he finds his winter gear!) :)
by Steve
September 26th, 2019, 11:41 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc
Replies: 18
Views: 345

[SOLO] Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell - dc

Stories of North Pole Adventure by Frank Mundell (1870 - 1932) -dc . This volume does not pretend to be a history of Artic exploration. My aim has been to narrate some of the most thrilling incidents of Polar adventure in such a manner that the reader may feel something of the fascination which ind...
by Steve
August 12th, 2019, 6:44 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Grp/Adv] The Frozen Pirate by William Clark Russell - lt
Replies: 161
Views: 4613

Re: [Grp/Adv] The Frozen Pirate by William Clark Russell - lt

HZFerr wrote:
August 11th, 2019, 8:47 pm
Hi Steve,
You have a great voice & style for a thriller. :clap:
Hi Helen

Thank you for the comment! :)

I might have another go if an interesting project of this genre gets opened.

Cheers

Steve
by Steve
August 8th, 2019, 1:04 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Grp] Tales of Mean Streets by Arthur Morrison - lt
Replies: 36
Views: 1424

Re: ~[Grp] Tales of Mean Streets by Arthur Morrison - lt

Hi Lynne

I would also like to claim Section 10 - Three Rounds.

Thanks

Steve