Friendly Arctic the story of five years in polar regions. by Vilhjalmur Stefansson

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THE FRIENDLY ARCTIC: THE STORY OF FIVE YEARS IN POLAR REGIONS. Stefansson, Vilhjalmur. Published by Macmillan & Co. () Used. Hardcover. Quantity available: 1. From: BookManBookWoman Books (Nashville, TN, U.S.A.) Seller Rating: Add to Basket. THE FRIENDLY ARCTIC: Stefansson, Vilhjalmur: : by: The Friendly Arctic: The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions.

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FRIENDLY ARCTIC: The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions Stefansson, Vilhjalmur/Grosvenor, Gilbert Friendly Arctic book, Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Laird (Introduction) Published by The MacMillan Company, New York ().

STEFANSSON, Vilhjalmur. The Friendly Arctic. New York: Macmillan, Thick octavo, original gilt-stamped blue cloth. Early edition of this account of one of the last great North American expeditions, signed and dated by expedition leader Stefansson in the year of publication.

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THE FRIENDLY ARCTIC by VILHJALMUR STEFANSSON. Publication date Publisher THE MACMILLAN COMPANY Collection universallibrary Contributor Universal Digital Library. The friendly Arctic; the story of five years in polar regions. Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, Publication date. Topics. Canadian Arctic Expedition (), Eskimos -- Canada, Arctic regions.

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