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READING LIST

If you would like to take a look at any background reading on previous Tangent expeditions and articles you can find some features in the following publications:

  • "High" Mar. 96.
    Mountain info. pages with photos covering our '95 expeditions.
  • "High" Feb. 97.
    Front cover photo plus 4 page full colour article on our '96 Kronprins Frederik Bjerge expedition. General Greenland info. in M.Info. pages.
  • "High" Nov. 97.
    Front cover photo plus general Greenland info. in M.Info pages.
  • "High" Dec. 97.
    3 pages and photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering our '97 expeditions.
  • "High" Feb. 99.
    5 pages and photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering our '98 expeditions.
  • "High" Jul. 99.
    4 page colour article on our '97 Champs Elysees expedition with full colour photos.
  • "High" May 00.
    4 pages and photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering our '99 expeditions.
  • "High" Aug. 01.
    3 pages and photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering our 2000 Watkins Mountains expedition and the British Lemon Mountains Expedition (logistics arranged by Tangent).
  • "High" Apr. 02.
    3 page colour article covering our 2001 Tangent Rignys Bjerg Expedition.
  • "High" Dec. 02.
    4 pages and colour photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering several 2001 Tangent led and private expeditions whose logistics were arranged by Tangent.
  • "High" Sep. 03.
    3 pages and colour photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering two 2002 expeditions whose logistics were arranged by Tangent.
  • "High" Sep. 04.
    Front cover plus 5 pages and colour photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering several 2003 expeditions whose logistics were arranged by Tangent.
  • "Global Adventure" Dec. 98.
    Full colour article on our '98 Shackleton's Bjerg expedition.
  • "Trail" Apr. 99.
    Guide to Greenland - travelling with Tangent.
  • "Conde Nast Traveller" Jan 00.
    8 page full colour article on our '98 Winter Schweizerland Alps expedition with full colour photos.
  • "Adventure Travel" Nov/Dec 00.
    6 page full colour article about our 1999 expedition to the Lindbergh Mountains.
  • "Adventure Travel" Mar/Apr 05.
    8 page full colour article about our 2002 expedition to the Niels Holgersen Nunatakker in northeast Greenland. p.77-83.
  • 1993 Alpine Journal. Article page 136 plus photos, plates 59-62.
  • 1995 Alpine Journal. Article page 183 plus photos, plates 72-73.
  • 1997 Alpine Journal. Article page 39 plus photos, plates 22-25.
  • 1998 Alpine Journal. Article page 97 plus photos, plates 34-37.
    Further info. p.231-236.
  • 2000 Alpine Journal. Article page 80 plus photos, plates 26-28.
  • 2014 Alpine Journal. Arcticle page 115  plus photos,
  • 97 American Alpine Journal. Article page 222 plus photos p.223-224.
  • 98 American Alpine Journal. 
  • 99 Eagle Ski Club Year Book. Article p.40 plus photos p.46-47.
  • 01 Eagle Ski Club Year Book. Article p.78.
  • "Climb" Nov. 05.
    2 pages and colour photos in the Mountain Info. pages covering two 2004 Tangent led and private expeditions whose logistics were arranged by Tangent. p.82-83.
  • "Forbes" Nov 2005.
    3 page colour article about Forbes Greenland expedition to Liverpool Land. p.224-226.
  • The Alpine Club - July 2014. Article page 12-13 plus photos

All the above features and articles are written either by our
clients, Tangent leaders, or myself.

OTHER GOOD BOOKS

Greenland Ventures
Stan Woolley
2004
ISBN 1-84401-081-3

Beyond The Imaginary Gates
Iain Brownlie Roy
2004
ISBN 1-904587-06-2

The Unknown Mountains Of East Greenland
Erwin Reinthaler and Hans Christian Florian
1998
ISBD 82-91769-56-7

Greenland Expedition - Where Ice Is Born
Lonnie Dupre
2000
ISBN 1-55971-707-6

Trekking In Greenland - a Skarv Guide
Torbjoern Ydegaard
1990
ISBN 87-14-200034-1

Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands (Lonely Planet Guide)
Graeme Cornwallis
2001
ISBN 0-86442-686-0

The Arctic (Lonely Planet Guide)
Deanna Swaney
1999
ISBN 0-86442-665-8

Staunings Alps (climbing guidebook to Staunings Alps)
Donald Bennet
1972
ISBN 901516-58-9

There are also a variety of expedition reports dating back to the 1930's held at the libraries belonging to the Expedition Advisory Centre (Royal Geographical Society), Alpine Club, British Mountaineering Council, Mount Everest Foundation. In Denmark the Danish Polar Centre holds a vast collection of Greenland specific expedition reports, books and articles. A fantastic place to visit if you're ever in Copenhagen! Pease note that reports from all the above libraries are only available for viewing and can not be borrowed or removed from the libraries (although a limited amount of photocopying is permissible).

Greenland logistics