Sentence Examples


  • Nares, Voyage to the Polar Sea (2 vols.
  • Then he annexed its colonies and thereby extended his dominions to the Polar Ocean and the Ural Mountains.
  • This voyage of the middle of the 9th century deserves to be held in happy memory, for it unites the first Norwegian polar explorer with the first English collector of travels.
  • Under the heading of Polar Regions, and only the names of Martin Frobisher (1576), John Davis (1585), Henry Hudson (1607) and William Baffin (1616) need be mentioned here in order to preserve the complete conspectus of the history of discovery.
  • The second German polar expedition in 1870, under Carl Christian Koldewey 5 (1837-1908), reached 77° N.