Books by Richard E. Byrd

Released: March 1, 1998

"Experts will pore over the sextant readings, looking for clues; most folks will dip into these pages for the brief you-were-there moments. (b&w photos)"
This contribution to polar history—a contextualized and annotated reproduction of Richard Byrd's scant diary during the most important years of his life—from Ohio State University archivist Goerler will likely be of interest to only the most fanatical scholars of Arctic and Antarctic exploration. Read full book review >