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Polar Quest: Nobile

Demoralised survivors

  • — Date of event: Saturday 07, July 1928 —

Why is the Italia crew still stranded?

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why is the Italia crew still stranded?

The failure of the Swedish pilot to return leaves the Italia survivors on the ice with rock-bottom spirits. Hunger is no longer an issue, for plentiful supplies of food were dropped in June. But they have now been on the ice for six weeks.

This article was published in Polar Quest: Nobile.

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