Cold Rush: The Astonishing True Story of the New Quest for the Polar North by Martin Breum
English | July 30th, 2018 | ISBN: 0773553630 | 224 Pages | EPUB | 0.84 MB
The heating Arctic has become a key issue in global politics. While Canada, China, Russia, and the United States send submarines and icebreakers to militarize the North Pole, the ice itself continues to recede, creating new trade routes and new opportunities for mining gas and oil. With more Arctic land mass than any other country, Canada is a major player in the region, claiming sovereignty over the continental shelf and the Arctic Archipelago.