Excerpt from The Arctic Voyages of Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, 1858-1879
An accomplished and skilful mineralogist and geologist, Professor Nordenskiold has examined, on Spitzbergen alone, more than a thousand English miles of rock sections, and in all his expeditions he has been... accompanied by a staff of naturalists and physicists who have made thorough and comprehensive scientific surveys of the regions they have visited, and by their collections have made the Swedish museums the.
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