Monthly Archives: October 2016

Whale bones in the Smithsonian

Read my latest interview: the Washington Post wanted to know where the whale bones in the Smithsonian came from.  The answer has a lot to do with the U.S. Coast Guard.

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Review from Svenska Dagbladet of The Greatest Show in the Arctic

Torgny Nordin of the Stockholm daily newspaper Svenska Dagbladet has an extensive review of The Greatest Show in the Arctic: the American exploration of Franz Josef Land, 1898-1905.   “Capelotti’s purpose is to describe what happened and analyze why the expeditions … Continue reading

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