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AN ACCOUNT OF THE ARCTIC REGIONS WITH A HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF THE NORTHERN WHALE-FISHERY (in...
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AN ACCOUNT OF THE ARCTIC REGIONS WITH A HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF THE NORTHERN WHALE-FISHERY (in 2 Volumes) Volume 1: The Arctic; Volume 2: The Whale-Fishery

by Scoresby, William

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David and Charles Reprints, 1969. 1969 David Charles reprint. Cloth. Very Good/Good. David & Charles Reprint Edition; Facsimile of the 1820 edition with a new introduction by Professor Sir Alistair Hardy FRS. Vol I xx,551 pages,82plates. Vol II viii,574 pages, 22 plates. Illustrated with engraved fold-out frontispieces in each volume. Folding map and engraving in volume 2. Blue cloth covers with blue spine label and gilt titling in unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Shelf ware, covers slight dust marks. Books appear unread. "Nineteenth century classic on whaling, geography and natural history of northern waters." Appendices include meteorological tables; a chronological list of voyages, 861-1819; list of plants found in Spitsbergen; Acts of Parliament regarding whaling; dimensions of whaling ships. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 5 kilogram. Category: Arctic &… Read More
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AN ACCOUNT OF THE ARCTIC REGIONS WITH A HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF THE NORTHERN WHALE-FISHERY (in...
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AN ACCOUNT OF THE ARCTIC REGIONS WITH A HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF THE NORTHERN WHALE-FISHERY (in 2 Volumes) Volume 1: The Arctic; Volume 2: The Whale-Fishery

by Scoresby, William

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Archibald Constable & Co, Edinburgh, 1820. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition; 2 Volumes,Vol I: 551pp, 82pp appendix, folding frontispiece, maps/charts (2 folding). Vol II: 558pp, 1 folding map,3 tables 2 folding, 22 plates, (4 folding). Ex Libri; Library leather bindings, library numbers to front pastedowns - both volumes are disbound. VOLUME I LACKS TITLE PAGE whilst VOLUME II LACKS FRONTISPIECE, The folding map is at the end of the plates, (The plates start at plate II but I believe the map was located originally as plate I), even though the collation of the plate numbers seems to suggest a plate is missing, looking at the David & Charles reprint ALL the plates are present). Foxing to both volumes, some spotting, age marks, back of map grubby but overall in Good condition. Both volumes require rebinding "Nineteenth century classic on whaling, geography and natural history of northern waters." Appendices include meteorological… Read More
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ACROSS GREENLAND IN NANSEN'S TRACK
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ACROSS GREENLAND IN NANSEN'S TRACK

by Staib, Bjorn

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George Allen & Unwin, 1963. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Fair. 1st UK Edition; 144pp, illustrated, 30b/w photographs, 1 map. Blue cloth covers with white husky dog head design to front cover and white titling to spine in illustrated price clipped dustjacket. From the front jacket flap: "In 1888 Nansen crossed it [Greenland] from east to west with a single Lappland companion. Last year, fired by his account of the trip and their own adventurous nature, two young Norwegians decided to repeat the journey. With modern equipment they imagined it would be litt le more than an extended ski-trip. But in fact they only just survived, with little to spare in food or energy, and with only one of their sixteen huskies left. They set themselves a challenge and responded with spirit to its hazards and hardships. The story of their exploit is told here by its leader, Bjorn Staib, and illustrated with photographs by his companion, Bjorn Reese". Shelfware, dustjacket tatty, spine faded where… Read More
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ACROSS THE TOP OF THE WORLD: The British Trans- Arctic Expedition
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ACROSS THE TOP OF THE WORLD: The British Trans- Arctic Expedition

by Herbert, Wally

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Longmans, London, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1st UK Edition: 209 pages, illustrated, map, 24 pages of b/w photographs. Original covers in unclipped dust jacket. Dust jacket protected in sleeve, previous owners neat inscription on front end paper otherwise contents clean. A very nice bright copy. The Arctic expedition of 1968. A fascinating account of an epic journey undertaken by four men and 34 huskies, which took 476 days and marked the first crossing of the frozen Arctic Ocean, written by the leader of the expedition. This is the first UK edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. ISBN: 0582108012. ISBN/EAN: 9780582108011. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3712. . 9780582108011
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ADRIFT ON AN ICE-PAN

ADRIFT ON AN ICE-PAN

by Grenfell, Sir Wilfred

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Jarrolds Ltd, 1909. Cloth. Good/Poor. Undated 1st UK Edition, circa 1909; 92pp, illustrated, 8 b/w photographs. Cream cloth covers with gilt titling to spine in dustjacket. To Grenfell's account of a night adrift with his dogteam along the Labrador coast is added a biographical sketch, by C.J. Black. "The story of the author's escape from death after being trapped on an ice-floe whilst journeying on an errand of mercy. It is an inspiring record of dauntless courage and unfailing resource which will thrill the hearts of young and old alike" Arctic Biblio 6144. Dustjacket torn, creased, missing a piece, covers grubby, fep removed, contents clean. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2157. .
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ALONE
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ALONE

by Byrd, Richard E

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Putman, London, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 1st UK Edition; xi, 302 pages. Blue covers with gilt titles to spine. Shelf wear, spine softening with small split on spine cover, end papers and hinge intact. Gift inscription on front end paper otherwise contents clean, minor spotting mainly to page edges. Fascinating account of Byrd's five Months isolation at Advance Base,the place far South of Little America where in 1934 he nearly died. This is the first UK edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; 1930s; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3304. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.
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THE AMERICAN EXPEDITION
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THE AMERICAN EXPEDITION

by Sven Waxell

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William Hodge and Company, 1952. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Dust Jacket. 1952 Edition: Translated from Johan Skalberg's Danish versin Vitus Berings Eventyrlige opdagerfaerd 1733-1743 by M.A. Michael: 236 pages, illustrated, frontispiece with 7 maps, some folding, 2 plates Map end papers. The manuscript of this book was lost for nearly two hundred years. It is an account by Bering's second-in- command of the famous voyage of discovery that established the true position of America in relation to Asia and brought back the first authentic account of the natives of the Aleutian islands. The frontis is the only known portrait of Vitus Bering. Ex library with remants of library bookolate on blank prelim, stamp to front end paper, end paper maps are missing pieces where a dustjacket was previously removed. Contents clean, no dust jacket. This is the first UK edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item… Read More
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AMERICANS IN ANTARCTICA, 1775-1948

AMERICANS IN ANTARCTICA, 1775-1948

by Bertrand, Kenneth J

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American Geographical Society, 1971. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition: xi, 554pages, 26 maps and 22 plates. Light grey cloth with gilt titling in black panels to spine and top board. American Geographic Society Special Publication No. 39. Still in plastic wrapper. Unread. A comprehensive study from the early sealing operations in 1775 in the Falkland Islands to the U.S. Navy's "Operation Windmill", 1947-1948. Rosove 38. A scholarly and readable presentation of the early American sealers and scientists. With a discussion of the Wilkes expedition. This is the first USA edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1403. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.
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ANARE: Australia’s Antarctic Outposts
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ANARE: Australia’s Antarctic Outposts

by Law, Phillip and Béchervaise, John

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Oxford University Press, 1957. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Poor. 1st Edition; xxiv, 152pages, illustrated, colour frontispiece, 15 colour photographs, numerous b/w photographs, maps, end-paper maps. Blue cloth with silver titling to spine in unclipped dustjacket. Covers faded, foxing to end papers, browning of some page edges, some minor spotting, mainly to page edges and index. Dustjacket tatty, pieces missing. In 1947 the Australian Government established the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions - the ANARE - which maintained bases after that date. This describes the activities and research undertaken at these Antarctic bases during their first ten years. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1509. .
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THE ANDREE DIARIES:
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THE ANDREE DIARIES:

by Andree, S.A. (Edward Adams-Ray, translator)

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John Lane The Bodley Head, 1931. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 1st English Edition; xx, 471pages. Authorised translation from the Official Swedish Edition by Edward Adams-Ray with 103 illustrations and 6 Maps, Plans and Diagrams. Red cloth covers with gilt titling to spine and front cover, no dust jacket. Spine slightly faded and some marks to covers, neat previous owners signature and date to front end paper, some minor spotting, foxing, mainly to page edges. Being the diaries and records of S.A. Andree, Nils Strindberg and Knut Fraenkel written during their balloon expedition to the North Pole in 1897 and discovered on White Island in 1930, together with a complete record of the expedition and discovery. This is the first UK edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3251. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve… Read More
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ANTARCTICA: The extraordinary history of man's conquest of the frozen continent
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ANTARCTICA: The extraordinary history of man's conquest of the frozen continent

by Reader's Digest; Various Authors

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Reader's Digest, 1990. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 2nd Revised and Updated Edition: 320 pages, profusely illustrated photos, drawings, maps, diagrams and a collection of rare historical photographs. Hardcover illustrated in pictorial dustwrapper. Some mionor creasing and small closed tears to first few pages but overall in good condition. The complete story of a unique continent: its history, wildlife, scientific discoveries and resources. If you only have one book on Antarctica it should be this. Everything you need to know if you are going on a cruise to Antarctica :) Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. ISBN: 0864381670. ISBN/EAN: 9780864381675. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11. . 9780864381675 This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.
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ANTARCTIC COMMAND

ANTARCTIC COMMAND

by Ronne, Commander Finn

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Bobbs-Merrill Company, New York, 1961. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition; 272 pages, illustrated, b/w photographs, diagrams, maps. Green cloth covers with black titling to spine, no dustjacket. 2 small dents to rear cover otherwise Very Good. The author was chosen by the US navy to command the Ellsworth Station during the 1957-58 International Geophyscial Year expedition to the bottom of the world. The red tape and military problems are outlined as are the problems that too much attention had been paid to material and not enough to personnel. Shows the bravery and weakness of men under tension, stripped of civilization, amidst the exhilarating beauty of the Antarctic continent. This is the first USA edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Antarctic; 1950s; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 504. .
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ANTARCTIC ADVENTURE: Scott's Northern Party
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ANTARCTIC ADVENTURE: Scott's Northern Party

by Raymond Priestley, Raymond E

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T Fisher Unwin,, London, 1914. First Edition. Cloth. Good. 1st Edition; 382pp., frontispiece with tissue guard plus 97 plate leaves, 149 photographs in all, 4 diagrams in text, 3 folding maps. Original ice blue cloth lettered in silver, silver pictorial vignettes to spine and upper cover. An account of Scott's Terra Nova expedition, here covering the wild adventures and amazing survival of the so-called Northern Party - an episode which may in our time achieve greater popularity than the dour tragedy of Scott's polar march. A letter from Priestley survives in which he says that many copies of this first printing were destroyed in a warehouse fire. Rosove 256.A1. Shelf ware. Spine sunned, softening, text block loosening, odd page loose but all complete. Covers slightly soiled, lettering still bright. Contents clean. Overall a Good Copy. This is the first UK edition. 382 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; 1900-1920; Exploration.… Read More
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ANTARCTICA'S FIRST LADY: Memoirs of the First American Woman to Set Foot on the Antarctic...

ANTARCTICA'S FIRST LADY: Memoirs of the First American Woman to Set Foot on the Antarctic Continent

by Ronne, Edith M. "Jackie

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Clifton Steamboat Museum and Three Rivers Council, 2004. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition: viii, 406pp, (1), illustrated b/w maps and photographs. Paperback. An autobiographical account Jennie Darlington, whose new (in 1947) husband Harry had been on the Byrd expedition in 1939-41 and was chosen as aviation chief of the 1947 expedition. She was supposed to leave the group when they reached Chile but when the Commander's wife decided to remain with the expedition, Jennie also elected to join them and so spend one of the most unusual honeymoons of all time. Appears unread. Very Good Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. ISBN: 1575792982. ISBN/EAN: 9781575792989. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2723. . 9781575792989
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THE ANTARCTIC OCEAN
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THE ANTARCTIC OCEAN

by Owen, R

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Museum Press Limited, 1948. Cloth. Good/Fair. 1948 UK Edition; 225 pages, maps on front end papers, 14 b/w plates including "Endurance" frontispiece and 12 maps in text. Green cloth covers, with gilt titling on white spine label in pictorial price clipped dust jacket. Dust jacket grubby with some small tears, pieces missing, shelf ware. Contents clean. Discovery and exploration of Antarctica up until the start of World War II with much on the 18th century and earlier. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1707. .
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THE ANTARCTIC ON BOARD S.V. "JOHN BISCOE" 1952/53
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THE ANTARCTIC ON BOARD S.V. "JOHN BISCOE" 1952/53

by Allan, John Robert

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Author, Falkland Islands, 2011. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition: 118 pages, illustrated with b/w plates. True story based on experiences of the author who initially went to the Falklands Islands for two seasons sealing in the 1950s but was then persuaded to stay and serve on the Antarctic Survey Vessel "John Biscoe". This vessel was to supply personnel and supplies to the Falkland Islands Dependencies in Antarctica. The author also brings together the history of whaling in South Georgia. Fascinating reading. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Whales; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2441. .
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ANTARCTIC RESEARCH: A review of British scientific achievement in Antarctica
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ANTARCTIC RESEARCH: A review of British scientific achievement in Antarctica

by Edited By Sir Raymond Priestley, Raymond J.Adie, G. De Q.Robin

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Butterworths Scientific Publications, London, 1964. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition; xi, 360 pages, Frontispiece and 36 plates (colour and b/w), 2 colour folding maps in separate portfolio. Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Blue cloth covers with silver titling in grey slip case. Slip case sunned, minor damage to edge. Book & Maps nice and bright, contents clean. The 31 chapters are by various experts in their field including Priestley, Vivian Fuchs, Linton, Morley, Orr, Wiggins, G. de Q. Robin, Raymond Adie, H. H. Lamb, etc and covers all aspects such as polar travel, navigation, dogs, ice cover, seals, whales, fish and bird life, plants, climate, atmosphere, pack ice, aurorae, ionosphere, etc. This is the first UK edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3175. . This book is extra… Read More
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ANTARCTIC ADVENTURE: Scott's Northern Party
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ANTARCTIC ADVENTURE: Scott's Northern Party

by Priestley, Raymond E

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Fisher Unwin,, 1914. First Edition. Cloth. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition; 382 pages, frontispiece with tissue guard plus 97 plate leaves, 149 photographs in all, 4 diagrams in text, 3 folding maps. Original covers with silver pictorial vignettes to spine and upper cover. Shelf ware. Spine slightly sunned and softening, lettering still bright, 2 plates have been repaired in the margins, contents clean. Age toning, some minor spotting to some page edges as expected. An account of Scott's Terra Nova expedition, here covering the wild adventures and amazing survival of the Northern Party. A letter from Priestley survives in which he says that many copies of this first printing were destroyed in a warehouse fire. Rosove 256.A1 Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3115. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping… Read More
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ANTARCTIC WILDLIFE
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ANTARCTIC WILDLIFE

by Eric Hosking, Bryan Sage, Foreword by Keith Shackleton

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Croom Helm, London, 1986. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 1st Edition; 160 pages, profusely illustrated, pictorial end papers, b/w and colour photographs, maps and tables. Original covers in unclipped illustrated dust jacket. Minor shelf wear, dust jacket slightly creased, contents clean. Numerous photographs of antarctic wildlife with over 100 in colour. Eric Hosking, the doyen of wildlife photographers, has recorded here with breathtaking pictures two voyages to the Antarctic. The text is written by an expert on the Antarctic. This book provides an extensive coverage of the fauna and wildlife of this region. This is the first UK edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. ISBN: 0709912153. ISBN/EAN: 9780709912156. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3428. . 9780709912156 This book weighs over 1Kg and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.
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ANTARCTICA: To a lonely land I know
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ANTARCTICA: To a lonely land I know

by Pawson, Ken

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Whippoorwill Press, Canada, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 2001 Printing. xix, 20-314 pages, Paperback, illustrated, b/w photos, 2 maps. Account of a young Canadian's experiences in the Antarctic following World War II conducting surveys, explorations and collecting scientific data with the help of Inuit dogs from Labrador and Greenland. Covers slightly bent, contents clean First softcover edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. ISBN: 0968167519. ISBN/EAN: 9780968167519. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3587. . 9780968167519
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Social Responsibility

Did you know that since 2004, Biblio has used its profits to build 16 public libraries in rural villages of South America?