The author of Arches of the Years, etc. gives a genial account of travels in Finland and Lapland, by train, bus, boat, reindeer, and so on. All sorts of material about food, driving reindeer, baths, bears, fishing, stopping places, daily incidents, history and customs of the country, political situations, health measures, dairying, etc. A vivid picture of the rewards the hardships brought, the fun he had, and the amusement he got from various peculiar situations in which he was involved. Good for sales on the strength of his name -- and good entertainment for the armchair traveler.