A rescue in the arctic; article in Soviet Union Review, vol. VI, no. 9. arctic.

A rescue in the arctic; article in Soviet Union Review, vol. VI, no. 9

Washington, D. C: The Soviet Union Information Bureau, September, 1928. Pp.122-127 (of 122-136), photoillustrated, staplebound 11 x 8.5 inch magazine self-wraps, coated paperstock throughout, vertical crease, a bit crinkly.

Wreck of dirigible Nobile in the arctic. Russian icebreakers and airplanes were sent out. "Two Soviet expeditions were organized for the rescue of the three groups into which the crew of the Italian airship split after the accident. The task of rescuing the lost Amundsen expedition was later added to the original plans." Nine photos in the text, entirely of Soviet personnel and vessels.

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