Beyond the Mountains of Madness
Polar Guide and Mountaineer
As with his older brother Nils, long stretches of arctic winter appear to have leached all color from Gunnar Sorensen. Still, the brothers’ personalities could not be more opposite. Gunnar is happy and companionable, contrasting with Nils’ coldness. Happy to meet people, and willing to pitch in energetically whenever asked, Gunnar quickly becomes one of the most popular people on the expedition. Unlike Nils, Gunnar is willing to explain the deadly serious nature of his advice.