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Record #59409:

Resolute; cross roads of the Arctic / P. Weald.

Title: Resolute; cross roads of the Arctic / P. Weald.
Author(s): Weald, P.
Date: 1979.
Publisher: Resolute, NWT: [Transport Canada]
Abstract: History of European settlement of Resolute and of establishment of joint US-Canadian telecommunication and weather facilities in 1974. Oil interest in 1960s and 1970s led to development as base for Arctic field operations and centre for air transport. Includes reprint of Time Magazine article about Manhattan, first US supertanker to tackle the Northwest Passage.
Keywords: .008.1 -- Policy.
629.12 -- Vessels: Manhattan.
654 -- Telecommunications and signalling.
656 -- Transport services.
711.42(2) -- Settlements and stations, specific: Resolute.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1969 Manhattan.
93"196" -- 1960-1969.
Q -- Land use, planning and recreation.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*464.81) -- Cornwallis Island.
(*48) -- Northwest Passage.
(*49) -- Alaska.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-PAM: (*440) : 551.5
SPRI record no.: 59409

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