Fridtjof Nansen

Definitions

  • FRIDTJOF NANSEN
    FRIDTJOF NANSEN
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Fridtjof Nansen Norwegian explorer of the Arctic and director of the League of Nations relief program for refugees of World War I (1861-1930)
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Usage

In literature:

The glacier was here imprisoned between two mountains of 15,000 feet, which we named after Fridtjof Nansen and Don Pedro Christophersen.
"The South Pole, Volumes 1 and 2" by Roald Amundsen
Fridtjof Nansen born 1861.
"Leaves of Life" by Margaret Bird Steinmetz
Still more striking was the work of Dr Fridtjof Nansen, which attracted the attention of the whole world.
"Adventurers of the Far North" by Stephen Leacock
Edited by FRIDTJOF NANSEN.
"Twentieth Century Inventions" by George Sutherland
Fridtjof Nansen, who planned and will lead the Norwegian expedition starting in June, is a naturalist, thirty-two years of age.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 2, July, 1893" by Various
Is it Fridtjof Nansen?
"Farthest North" by Fridtjof Nansen
This man was Fridtjof Nansen.
"The Romance of Polar Exploration" by G. Firth Scott
Our best course was to get to Fridtjof Nansen Sound as soon as possible.
"My Attainment of the Pole" by Frederick A. Cook
This is evident from a letter Fridtjof Nansen wrote home during one of his first sojourns among strangers.
"Fridtjof Nansen" by Jacob B. Bull
F. N. FRIDTJOF NANSEN.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 1" by Various
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