WorldCat Identities

Freuchen, Peter 1886-1957

Overview
Works: 379 works in 1,310 publications in 9 languages and 12,966 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Actor, Former owner, Creator, Translator, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: E99.E7, 919.8
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Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen( Book )

30 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a wonderful book filled with story, lore and legend, with history and fact, with myths and strange tales, and with magnificent illustrations
Peter Freuchen's Book of the Eskimos by Peter Freuchen( Book )

32 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the life and customs of the Eskimo based on the experiences of the Danish explorer in Greenland, Northern Canada, and Alaska
Arctic adventure; my life in the frozen North by Peter Freuchen( Book )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography
The Arctic year by Peter Freuchen( Book )

43 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in 6 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Podle posloupnosti jednotlivých měsíců, od ledna do prosince, je představen rok v drsném podnebí Arktidy. Lidé, zvířata i rostliny tu v líčení autorů ožívají jako v nějakém příběhu. Zatímco polární badatel Freuchen uložil doknihy zkušenosti ze svých častých pobytů v polární krajině, ornitolog Salomonsen přispěl odbornými vědomostmi ze sféry zoologie a botaniky. Pro oba je charakteristická důkladná znalost toho, o čem píší
Vagrant Viking; my life and adventures by Peter Freuchen( Book )

17 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Peter Freuchen, explorer, actor, farmer, lecturer and journalist, whose heart lay in Greenland with his beloved Eskimos
Adventures in the Arctic by Peter Freuchen( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography edited posthumously by author's wife
Book of the Eskimos by Peter Freuchen( Book )

31 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the life and customs of the Eskimo based on the experiences of the Danish explorer in Greenland, Northern Canada, and Alaska
I sailed with Rasmussen by Peter Freuchen( Book )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Freuchen's Men of the frozen North by Peter Freuchen( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact and fiction about the men who live in the lands around the arctic circle
Ice floes and flaming water; a true adventure in Melville Bay by Peter Freuchen( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's narrative of rescue of whalers stranded on sea ice in 1911. Their strange story
The legend of Daniel Williams by Peter Freuchen( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reconstruction, from various sources, of Daniel Williams - or Nigger Dan - and his trial for the shooting of the Hudson's Bay Company factor, Mr. W.C. King, in 1880
Ivalu, the Eskimo wife by Peter Freuchen( Book )

47 editions published between 1930 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1935 by Lee Furman, New York. A novel, combining fact and fiction, based on the author-explorer's studies and intimate knowledge of the Polar Eskimos. Suitable grades 10 and up
Eskimo by Peter Freuchen( Book )

21 editions published between 1931 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of the Eskimos of Cape York in northwest Greenland. Introduction by Rockwell Kent
It's all adventure by Peter Freuchen( Book )

10 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whaling boy by Peter Freuchen( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in English and Swedish and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per List of Denmark proves his worth as a whaler in spite of the obstacles and hardships. Grades 5-7
The law of Larion by Peter Freuchen( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 1956 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical novel based on the life of an Alaskan Indian chief, who ruled the Yukon regions a hundred years ago
White man by Peter Freuchen( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea tyrant by Peter Freuchen( Book )

32 editions published between 1929 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about an arctic whaling ship and its master
Contributions to the geography of Baffin Land and Melville Peninsula by Therkel Mathiassen( Book )

6 editions published between 1933 and 1976 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of discovery, topographical description, and geomorphological survey
Book of the Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen( Book )

10 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas
Alternative Names
Freuchen Lorentz Peter Elfred 1886-1957

Freuchen, Lorenz P. 1886-1957

Freuchen, Lorenz Peter Elfred.

Freuchen, Lorenz Peter Elfred 1886-1957

Freuchen, Piotr.

Peter Freuchen dänischer Polarforscher und Schriftsteller

Peter Freuchen Danish writer, explorer and anthropologist

Peter Freuchen ontdekkingsreiziger uit Denemarken (1886-1957)

פרויכן, פטר 1886-1957

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Languages
English (286)

Danish (89)

German (28)

Swedish (24)

Finnish (9)

Norwegian (7)

Dutch (6)

Icelandic (6)

Czech (4)

Covers
Arctic adventure; my life in the frozen North