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Preparing to sail for the Arctic

The polar regions hold a profound, and even primal, fascination for so many of us. In the case of the Arctic, real journeys of adventure from Lief Erikson to Peary and Fiennes, and imaginary ones from Jules Verne to Philip Pullman, have added layers of meaning to its magnetic attraction, so to speak.

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