Peter Schmidt Mikkelsen: One Thousand Days with Sirius (2005).

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120,00 DKK
ISBN: 0-9550773-0-3

Here, for the first time, an English language account of the life and work with the Sirius Sledge patrol in North- and Northeast Greenland, the only military unit of it's kind in the world. One man's recollection of his three years working for the Patrol, from 1977 to 1979. Stories of humour, hardship, life and travel in a spectacular and harsch landscape - now the largest national park in the world.

Published in 2005 by The Steading Workshop, Drummore of Cantray, Cawdor, Nairn, Scotland. 240 pages, soft cover, including 16 pages of stunning colour photographs. Translated from the original Danish by David Matthews.

Book reviews:

The Fan Hitch, Volume 8, Number 1, December 2005. By Sue Hamiltion.

Sled Dog Central. What is Sirius? By David Matthews.

Polar Record. (2006), 42 : 174-175 Cambridge University Press. By Ian R. Stone.

British Antarctic Survey. BAS Club Newsletter. 3. Nevember 2005. By Keith Holmes.

Price: 120,00 DKK