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The Geology of Antarctica

by Murray, Kendra; Rohrssen, Megan; Schnur, Susan; Schwing, Emily

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2005
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Northfield, MN: Carleton College. Very Good. 2005. Softcover. Softcover with black plastic comb binding. A guide to the geology of Antarctica prepared by geology students of Carleton College for other students taking a trip to the southernmost continent. Sources, photos, illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 54 pages .
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Red Salmon, Brown Bear:  The Story of an Alaskan Lake Based on the  Experiences of Dr. Theodore J. Walker

Red Salmon, Brown Bear: The Story of an Alaskan Lake Based on the Experiences of Dr. Theodore J. Walker

by Meyer, Alfred (editor)

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First Edition; First Printing
Published
1971
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Cloth
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NY: World Publishing. Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and worn, edges foxed.. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. First volume in "The New Explorers" series published in cooperation with the American Museum of Natural History. Numerous color photographs document this story of Dr. Walker's solitary seven months on the shores of Lake Eva in Alaska. xiv, 226pp, index.… Read more about this item
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N by E

N by E

by Kent, Rockwell

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Reprint
Published
1978
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780819550187
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NY: Wesleyan University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Erasure mark on front free endpaper, . jacket price-clipped and lightly worn.. 1978. Reprint. Hardcover. 0819550183 . xi, 281 pp. Decorative white cloth with green compass design on front boards. 8 full-page and numerous other illustrations by the author. A record of his voyage to Greenland in 1929. Facsimile… Read more about this item
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The Ice Diaries:  The Untold Story of the Cold War's Most Dangerous Mission

The Ice Diaries: The Untold Story of the Cold War's Most Dangerous Mission

by Anderson, Captain William R. ; Keith, Don

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Later Printing
Published
2008
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780785227595
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Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 2008. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0785227598 . Xix, 360pp, index, many photos. Exciting account of the true story of the USS Nautilus, the first nuclear-powered submarine, and its mission under the Arctic ice cap during the Cold War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Endurance:  An Epic of Polar Adventure

Endurance: An Epic of Polar Adventure

by Worsley, F. A.

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops foxed.
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Third Printing
Published
1999
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780393046847
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NY: W. W Norton & Co Inc. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops foxed.. 1999. Third Printing. Hardcover. 0393046842 . xxvi, 310pp. Black and white photos and illustrations, acknowledgments, and index. First published in 1931, Endurance tells the full story of that doomed 1914-16 expedition and its incredible rescue (from the front jacket flap). Preface by Patrick… Read more about this item
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Karluk:  The Great Untold Story of Arctic Exploration

Karluk: The Great Untold Story of Arctic Exploration

by McKinlay, William Laird

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Published
1976
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780297771647
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London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket lightly worn, page tops foxed.. 1976. Hardcover. 0297771647 . xiv, 170pp, photos. The author was one of the few survivors of the ship Karluk, which was crushed in ice during Stefansson's 1913-1918 Arctic expedition. McKinlay and the other surviving crew spent five years marooned before being rescued. ;… Read more about this item
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British Polar Explorers

British Polar Explorers

by Evans, Admiral Sir Edward

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Second Printing
Published
1946
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Hardcover
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London: Collins. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown . endpaper, engraving of explorer John Franklin and handwritten biography . notes taped to half-title and facing page, yellowed tape outline on front . free endpaper, jacket toned and worn.. 1946. Second Printing. Hardcover. Britain in Pictures number 53. Illustrations and photos in color and in black… Read more about this item
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Little America:  Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, the Flight to the  South Pole

Little America: Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, the Flight to the South Pole

by Byrd, Richard Evelyn

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First Edition
Published
1930
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Hardcover
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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Photo endpapers. xvi, 422pp, index. Many black and white photos. An account of Byrd's first Antarctic expedition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Ice Floes and Flaming Water:  A True Adventure in Melville Bay

Ice Floes and Flaming Water: A True Adventure in Melville Bay

by Freuchen, Peter

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Third Printing
Published
1955
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Hardcover
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NY: Julian Messner, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1955. Third Printing. Hardcover. Translated from the Danish by Johan Hambro. Blue cloth binding. The Danish explorer-adventurer relates the story of his rescue of a group of whale hunters near Greenland's Melville Bay. Nice color jacket art. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages .
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Polar Animals

Polar Animals

by Pederson, Alwin

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First US Edition
Published
1966
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780800864019
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NY: Taplinger Publishing Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and lightly tattered.. 1966. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0800864018 . Orange cloth. Black and white map and photos, index. A study of the variety of animals that live in North East Greenland written by a six-year member of the Scoresby Sound Expedition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall;… Read more about this item
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The Last Imaginary Place:  A Human History of the Arctic World

The Last Imaginary Place: A Human History of the Arctic World

by McGhee, Robert

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First American Edition
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2005
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780195183689
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NY: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket scuffed.. 2005. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0195183681 . Acknowledgments, black and white and color photos, maps, references, reading list, and index. This is an important book by a prominent researcher and highly accomplished author who presents his global arctic view to readers here for the first… Read more about this item
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Gamble at Iliamna:  The Story of What Happened when Two Alaskans Put Their  Entire Life Savings Into a Frontier Fly-Fishing Lodge

Gamble at Iliamna: The Story of What Happened when Two Alaskans Put Their Entire Life Savings Into a Frontier Fly-Fishing Lodge

by Gerkenn, Ted; Silleck, Ann (editor)

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First Printing
Published
1988
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780945771005
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Homer, AK: Anchor Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1988. First Printing. Hardcover. 0945771002 . Blue cloth. Acknowledgments, black and white photos, and maps. The oddball characters, the fabulous fly fishing, the bears, and the challenge of the last frontier are all there. (rear jacket panel) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages .
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Alaska:  North to the Future - Volume IV

Alaska: North to the Future - Volume IV

by Phillips, Gail McIver; Gouldthorpe, Judith (editor)

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First Printing
Published
2010
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780971719262
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Kirkland, WA: Wyndham Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2010. First Printing. Hardcover. 0971719268 . Blue paper quarter-bound in yellow paper. Color photos, foreword, black and white photos, indexes, bibliography, and credits. A solid copy of this photo travelogue and social history study. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages .
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Quest for a Continent

Quest for a Continent

by Sullivan, Walter

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Edition
Book Club Edition
Published
1957
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Hardcover
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NY: McGraw-Hill. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket foxed and worn.. 1957. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Xiv, 372pp. Map endpapers. Blue and black cloth binding. Many black and white photos. Tales of Antarctic exploration. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Return from the Pole

Return from the Pole

by Cook, Frederick A. ; Pohl, Frederick J.

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First American Edition
Published
1951
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Hardcover
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NY: Pellegrini & Cudahy. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine dampstained, owner name on . front free endpaper.. 1951. First American Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. Chronology, notes, bibliography. Edited and with introduction by Frederick J. Pohl. Cook's account of his 1908 expedition to reach the North Pole. Front and rear jacket flaps laid in. … Read more about this item
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Alaska Crude:  Visions of the Last Frontier

Alaska Crude: Visions of the Last Frontier

by Andrasko, Kenneth

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First Edition
Published
1977
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Softcover
ISBN
9780316338790
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good; Covers rubbed and lightly creased, book waved.. 1977. First Edition. Softcover. 0316338796 . Photos by Marcus Halevi. vii, 152pp. Pre-Exxon Valdez oil spill photo-essay about the Alaskan pipeline and oil drilling. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall .
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The Story of Alaska

The Story of Alaska

by Lambert, Clara

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First Edition
Published
1940
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Hardcover
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NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine worn and sunned, boards worn, gift . inscription on verso of front free endpaper.. 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth spine with color illustrated paper-covered boards. Illustrated endpapers. Many illustrations in color and in black and white. A look at geography, people, wildlife and other aspects of… Read more about this item
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The Art of the Eskimo

The Art of the Eskimo

by Glubok, Shirley

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Published
1964
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NY: Harper and Row. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled.. 1964. Hardcover. Black cloth with pictorial paper-covered boards. Many black and white photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages .
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Alaska Wildberry Trails (With Recipes)

Alaska Wildberry Trails (With Recipes)

by White, Helen A.

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First Edition
Published
1959
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Softcover
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Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled and worn.. 1959. First Edition. Softcover. Red printed stapled wraps with bear and berry bucket illustration on front cover. Illustrations and descriptions of various native berries and then lots of recipes to eat them up, including some unusual ones like Lick Dob, Alaska Holiday Conserve, Nuggets… Read more about this item
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The Klondike Fever:  The Life and Death of the Last Great Gold Rush

The Klondike Fever: The Life and Death of the Last Great Gold Rush

by Berton, Pierre

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First Edition
Published
1958
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Hardcover
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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Photo endpapers. viii, 457, xix. Index, maps, bibliography. "This thrilling story is at once first-rate history and first-rate entertainment. Some of the anecdotes of the last great gold rush have been told by others, but Pierre Berton is… Read more about this item
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