There are several books, covering the art and the history. There are also movies. Reading the survival and first timer's guides will help you prepare for your trip. We do answer questions--and many questions have been answered, if you look around the board--but we prefer to answer questions that show some reading and thought went into them.
The Lady with a Lamprey
"The powerful are exploiting people, art and ideas, and this leads to us plebes debating how to best ration ice.
Man, no wonder they always win....." Lonesomebri
Get a Taint, you pathetic cur!