Books (1)

KRUSE, F. (2013) Frozen assets – British mining, exploration, and geopolitics on Spitsbergen, 1904 – 53. Groningen: Barkhuis.
Nominated for the William Mills Prize for Non-Fiction Polar Books 2014.
Nominated for the Praemium Erasmianum Foundation Research Prize 2014.

Book chapters (2)

KOEWEIDEN, M., KRUSE, F., AND STEENHUISEN, F. (2015) Archeologie en archeologische verkenningen. In L. Hacquebord, E. Postma, and E. Verheul (eds). Met de Zr. Ms. Zeeland op expeditite naar Jan Mayen. Groningen: Barkhuis: 74-79.

KRUSE, F. (2012) Spitsbergen – Imperialists beyond the Empire. In L. Hacquebord (ed.). LASHIPA: History of large-scale resource exploitation in polar areas. Groningen: Barkhuis: 61-70.

Peer-reviewed articles (8)

 KRUSE, F. (forthcoming) Arctic crashes and early commercial hunting: the case of the bowhead whale in Spitsbergen (Svalbard). In I. Krupnik and A. L. Crowell (eds) Arctic crashes: people and animals in the changing North. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institute, Arctic Studies Centre.

KRUSE, F. (2017) Catching up: the state and potential of historical catch data from Svalbard in the European Arctic. Polar Record 53 (5): 520-533.

KRUSE, F. (2016) Britische Bergbauambitionen und Territorialansprüche auf Spitzbergen in den Jahren 1904–1927. Polarforschung 86 (2): 111-126.

KRUSE, F. (2016) Historical perspectives: the European commercial exploitation of Arctic mineral resources after 1500 AD. Polarforschung 86 (1): 15-26.

KRUSE, F. (2016) Is Svalbard a pristine ecosystem? Reconstructing 420 years of human presence in the Arctic archipelago. Polar Record 52 (5): 518-534.

KOSTER, B. AND KRUSE, F. (2016) The use of ground-penetrating radar (GPR) in the investigation of historical quarry abandonment in Svalbard in the European High Arctic. Polar Record 52 (3): 330-344.

KRUSE, F. (2011) Four former British mining settlements on Spitsbergen. Mining Perspective: the 8th International Mining History Congress 2009. Penventon Park Hotel, Redruth, 12 – 15 June. Truro: Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site, Cornwall Council: 117-124.

 AVANGO, D., HACQUEBORD, L., AALDERS, Y., HAAS, H. DE, GUSTAFSSON, U., AND KRUSE, F. (2011) Between markets and geo-politics: natural resource exploitation on Spitsbergen from 1600 to the present day. Polar Record 47 (1): 29–39.

Professional articles (7)

KRUSE. F. (2016) Selskapsgründernes rolle i britisk gruvedrifts vekst og fall på Spitsbergen [The role of company promoters in the rise and fall of British mining on Spitsbergen]. Ottar 310: 33-39.

POPE, A., FUGMANN, G., AND KRUSE, F. (2014) Association of Polar Early Career Scientists promotes professional skills. Letter. Eos, 95 (24): 204.

KRUSE, F. (2010) The archaeology of British prospecting and mining on Spitsbergen. Geo.brief 8: 8-9.

KRUSE, F. (2008) Building foundations – a geotechnical standard for soil description. The Archaeologist 70: 11.

UTSI, E. AND  KRUSE, F. (2008) The Villiers Street Chapel Burial Vaults - A Case Study in GPR Detection. In Chignell, R. J. and Rogers, C. J. (eds) Proceedings of GPR 2008, the 12th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, Birmingham.

KRUSE, F. (2006) Geotechnical and geoenvironmental site investigation. BAJR Guide 11. Available at:

STEWART, I. J. AND KRUSE, F. (2006) Rothbury: All Saints Church. Archaeology in Northumberland 16 (9).

Reviews (2)

KRUSE, F. (2014) Arctic Frontiers Conference 2014: Humans in the Arctic. Conference review. The Polar Journal 4 (2): 427-428.

KRUSE, F. (2014) Antarctic futures: human engagement with the Antarctic environment. Book review. Polar Record, 50 (special issue 4), e28 (2 pages).

Reports (9)

Kruse, F.
(2016) Human impact at Advent City (RiS ID 10516). Post-excavation assessment report. Groningen: University of Groningen, Arctic Centre. 60 pages.

Kruse, F. (2016) Human impact at Advent City (RiS ID 10516). History in photographs II: environmental impacts. Groningen: University of Groningen, Arctic Centre. 11 pages.

Kruse, F. (2016) Human impact at Advent City (RiS ID 10516). History in photographs I: site formation processes. Groningen: University of Groningen, Arctic Centre. 25 pages.

Kruse, F., Dresscher, S., and Koeweiden, M. (2016) Pomor archaeology on Edgeøya, Svalbard (RiS ID 10194). Final fieldwork report. Groningen: Arctic Centre. 176 pages.

Kruse, F. (2015) Historical archaeology of Advent City and Hiorthhamn, Isfjorden, Spitsbergen. Final report. Groningen: Arctic Centre. 130 pages.

Kruse, F. and Koster, B. (2015) Interdisciplinary archaeological fieldwork on Blomstrand, Kongsfjorden, Spitsbergen. Final report. Groningen: Arctic Centre. 224 pages.

Kruse, F.
(2014) Archaeological fieldwork on Jan Mayen, Norwegian Sea. Final report. Groningen: Arctic Centre. 59 pages.

Avango, D., Haas, H. de, and Kruse, F. (2010) LASHIPA 9. Archaeological expedition on Spitsbergen, 31 July – 15 August. Groningen: Arctic Centre.

Aalders, Y., Avango, D., Gustafsson, U., Haas, H. de, De Pascale, S., Hacquebord, L., Hartnell, C., and Kruse, F. (2008) LASHIPA 5. Archaeological expedition on Spitsbergen, 27 July – 17 August. Groningen: Arctic Centre.