The Greely Expedition Plants the Flag ‘Farthest North’

Buddy Levy relates an inspiring and harrowing tale in Labyrinth of Ice, his account of the Greely Expedition of 1881-1884. The expedition was a maritime venture carried out by a ground force, the U.S. Army. In the brief Arctic summer of 1881 a multinational company of soldiers commanded by Lt. Adolphus Greely, a native of … Continue reading The Greely Expedition Plants the Flag ‘Farthest North’