WorldCat Identities

Freuchen, Peter 1886-1957

Overview
Works: 304 works in 1,051 publications in 13 languages and 12,770 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Creator, Translator, Author of introduction, Performer
Classifications: E99.E7, 919.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Freuchen
Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen( Book )
31 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 10 languages and held by 1,856 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 )
30 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,755 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 )
17 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography
The Arctic year by Peter Freuchen( Book )
27 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 922 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 )
16 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Peter Freuchen, explorer, actor, farmer, lecturer and journalist, whose heart lay in Greenland with his beloved Eskimos
Peter Freuchen's adventures in the Arctic by Peter Freuchen( Book )
6 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography edited posthumously by author's wife
Book of the Eskimos by Peter Freuchen( Book )
28 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 514 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 )
10 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Freuchen's Men of the frozen North by Peter Freuchen( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and held by 444 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 )
17 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 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 )
8 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 323 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 )
50 editions published between 1930 and 1975 in 6 languages and held by 291 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
It's all adventure by Peter Freuchen( Book )
7 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eskimo by Peter Freuchen( Book )
20 editions published between 1931 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of the Eskimos of Cape York in northwest Greenland. Introduction by Rockwell Kent
Whaling boy by Peter Freuchen( Book )
10 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 )
9 editions published between 1952 and 1956 in English and held by 162 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 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sea tyrant by Peter Freuchen( Book )
22 editions published between 1932 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novel about an arctic whaling ship and its master
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.07 for Whaling bo ... to 1.00 for Ævintýrin ...)
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.
פרויכן, פטר 1886-1957
フロイヘン, ピーター
Languages
English (253)
Danish (80)
Swedish (47)
German (27)
Norwegian (13)
Finnish (12)
Icelandic (6)
Czech (6)
Japanese (2)
Kaltdlisut (2)
Dutch (2)
Russian (1)
Slovenian (1)
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