National Geographic : 1965 Nov
EKIACHROMEBY IEDSPIEGEL ( N.G.5 . "A scene of broken, crumbled beauty, like some whitewashed ancient city." Thus the author (above) described the spectacle of ice islands spread below the wings of his plane. Now a resi dent of Alaska, Lowell Thomas, Jr., explored the Far North as the latest chapter in a flying and reporting career that has covered the deserts and mountains of Asia and Africa.