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A wretched and precarious situation : in search of the last Arctic frontier, David Welky

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A wretched and precarious situation : in search of the last Arctic frontier
Title
A wretched and precarious situation
Title remainder
in search of the last Arctic frontier
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David Welky
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1906, from atop a snow-swept hill in the ice fields northwest of Greenland, Commander Robert E. Peary spotted a heretofore unknown land looming in the distance. He called it “Crocker Land.” Scientists and explorers agreed that Peary had found a new continent. Several years later, two of Peary’s disciples, George Borup and Donald MacMillan—with the sponsorship of the American Museum of Natural History—assembled a team of amateurs to investigate
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10541749
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.9113
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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True
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adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
in search of the last Arctic frontier
Label
A wretched and precarious situation : in search of the last Arctic frontier, David Welky
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
937452568
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 502 pages
Isbn
9780393254419
Lccn
2016023022
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)937452568
Label
A wretched and precarious situation : in search of the last Arctic frontier, David Welky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
937452568
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 502 pages
Isbn
9780393254419
Lccn
2016023022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)937452568

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