Scandinavian correspondent Petra Sjouwerman and award-winning photographer Jeroen Toirkens sketch an intimate portrait of people who live in solitude in the Arctic North of Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia, the so-called Barents Region. Europe's last true wilderness.

 A unique journey along the polar circle, inspired by the wanderlust and courage of the sixteenth century Dutch explorer Willem Barentsz, after whom this region is named.

With quotes from the original diary from Barentsz' voyage in 1597 and a historical epilogue.
Price: € 34,99 (plus shipping)
Language: English & Dutch

Product details

  • Authors: Petra Sjouwerman (text) & Jeroen Toirkens (photo)
  • Historical epilogue: Diederik Veerman
  • Hardcover: 160 pages, 225 x 175 mm, 70 photos in full colour
  • Language: English & Dutch
  • Publisher: Lannoo - www.lannoo.be
  • Weight: 695 grams, including packaging
  • ISBN-10: 9401412367
  • ISBN-13: 978-9401412360
  • Available - 5 december 2013