The Vanishing Glaciers of Patagonia

100 years in retrospect

Explorers, their stories, their photographs and climate change

Based on
‘An Adventure Sail to Patagonia’ by H N Pallin
translated by Unn Hellsten, Åsa Hellsten and Ulf Hellsten

With extracts from
‘The Letters of Allan Bäckman to his Wife Elna’ provided by John Hedenström

With additional material from
Commander Pringle Stokes RN (of HMS Beagle), Dr Hans Steffen,
Professor Otto Nordenskjöld, Crispin Agnew
and Professor Stephan Harrison

Compiled, edited and with additional information by
Martin Sessions