Ghost ship of the Pole the incredible story of the dirigible "Italia". by Wilbur Cross

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[Wilbur Cross] -- Onthe Italian dirigible Italia crashed onto an ice pack in the frozen emptiness of the Arctic Ocean. The beginning of an epic struggle for survival, this disaster initiated one of the.

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