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Record #21933:

To the Arctic! The story of northern exploration from earliest times to the present / Jeannette Mirsky ; with introduction by Vilhjalmur Stefansson.

Title: To the Arctic! The story of northern exploration from earliest times to the present / Jeannette Mirsky ; with introduction by Vilhjalmur Stefansson.
Author(s): Mirsky, Jeannette.
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur,
Date: 1949.
Publisher: London, New York: Allan Wingate
Abstract: Narrates history of Arctic exploration from time of ancient Greeks to 1940s. Describes weather and resources encountered by explorers, their successes and failures, and role of nationalism in different accounts of Arctic exploration.
Notes:

First published in 1934 under title To the North!. Title changed to To the Arctic in 2nd edition in 1948.

Signed and inscribed by the author.

Keywords: 91(091) -- Exploration, history.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*3) : 91(091)[1949]
SPRI record no.: 21933

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