amundsen

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water route between the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean along the northern coast of North America; Europeans since the 16th century had searched for a short route to the Far East before it was successfully traversed by Roald Amundsen (1903-1906) Northwest Passage
English explorer who reached the South Pole just a month after Amundsen; he and his party died on the return journey (1868-1912) Robert Falcon Scott , Robert Scott , Scott
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