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Gerrit de Veer

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Gerrit de Veer was a Dutch officer on Willem Barentsz' second and third voyages in search of the Northeast passage. De Veer kept a diary of the voyages and in 1597 was the first person to observe and record the Novaya Zemlya effect, and the first westerner to observe hypervitaminosis A caused by consuming polar bear liver.
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