Round about the North pole

by William John Gordon

Publisher: J. Murray in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 294 Downloads: 853
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Edition Notes

Statementby W. J. Gordon, with woodcuts and other illustrations by Edward Whymper.
LC ClassificationsG62 .G66
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 294 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6995461M
LC Control Number08010293

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This "Pan. The North Pole Its Discovery in under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club Language: English: LoC Class: G: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Subject: Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration Subject: North Pole -- Discovery and exploration Subject: Peary, Robert E.

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