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Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1879-1962

Overview
Works: 730 works in 1,566 publications in 6 languages and 21,915 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Outlines, syllabi, etc 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Cartographer
Classifications: G670 1908, 919.8
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Most widely held works about Vilhjalmur Stefansson
 
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Great adventures and explorations from the earliest times to the present, as told by the explorers themselves by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
27 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology of the accounts of the explorers themselves, with interpretative comments. For other editions, see Author Catalog
The friendly Arctic : the story of five years in Polar regions by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
62 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greenland by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
18 editions published between 1942 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the island since its discovery by the Vikings
Unsolved mysteries of the Arctic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
34 editions published between 1938 and 1992 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contents: 1. Disappearance of the Greenland colony. 2. The lost Franklin expedition. 3. The strange fate of Thomas Simpson. 4. How did Andree die? 5. The missing Soviet flyers
Iceland, the first American republic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
23 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General account of contemporary conditions
Compass of the world : a symposium on political geography by Hans W Weigert( Book )
18 editions published between 1944 and 1964 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contents include: W.A.M. Burden "American air transport faces north"; G.B. Cressey "Siberia's role in Soviet strategy"; A.J. Dimond "The Aleutians"; G.B. Grosvenor "The northward course of aviation"; W.A. Pratt "Petroleum in the north"; E.C. Ropes "The Soviet arctic and the future"; V. Stefansson "The North American arctic" and "Arctic supply line."
Upper Mississippi : a wilderness saga by Walter Havighurst( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Northwest to fortune : the search of Western man for a commercially practical route to the Far East by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
20 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hunters of the great north by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
34 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author's expedition among Eskimos of Mackenzie Delta region and northern Alaska, 1906-07
Arctic manual by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
18 editions published between 1942 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A practical handbook on all phases of Arctic living, geography and climate. Prepared under direction of the Chief of the Air Corps, United States Army
My life with the Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
62 editions published between 1913 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published by the Macmillan Company in 1913. Leader's account of the Stefansson-Anderson expedition to northwest Alaska and Canada, 1908-12
New compass of the world, a symposium on political geography by Hans W Weigert( Book )
11 editions published between 1949 and 1953 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventure of Wrangel island by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
11 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Otangel Island expedition, 1921-23
Ultima Thule : further mysteries of the Arctic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
15 editions published between 1940 and 1944 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Possible voyages of Pytheas and Columbus to arctic seas; chapter on ancient and modern beliefs concerning arctic climate. (AB 16871)
Adventures in error by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
6 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cancer: disease of civilization? An anthropological and historical study by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
7 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not by bread alone by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arctic in fact and fable by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
5 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Succinct presentation of popular misconceptions of the arctic; facts on animal life, chill and gloom, frostbite, etc.; discussion of northern seaways, aviation, muskox, etc.; notes on temperature extremes at Fort Yukon. (AB 16782)
The standardization of error by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
6 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prehistoric and present commerce among the Arctic coast Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )
25 editions published between 1914 and 1983 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes routes and articles of trade of the Copper Eskimo along arctic coast of Canada
 
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Alternative Names
Stef.
Stef 1879-1962
Stefansson, V. 1879-1962
Stefansson, V. (Vilhjalmur), 1879-1962
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1879-
Stefánsson, Vilhjálmur 1879-1962
Stefánsson, Vilhjámur.
Stefansson, Villi.
Stefansson, Villi 1879-1962
Stefánsson, W. 1879-1962
Stefánsson, Wilhjálmur 1879-1962
Stefánsson, Wiljámur 1879-1962
Stephenson, Vilhjalmur.
Stephenson, Vilhjalmur 1879-1962
Stephenson, Villi.
Stephenson, Villi 1879-1962
Stephenson, William.
Stephenson, William 1879-1962
Vilhjalmar, Stefansson 1879-1962
Vilhjálmur Stefánsson.
Vilhjálmur Stefánsson 1879-1962
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Languages
English (479)
Icelandic (9)
German (6)
Russian (5)
Swedish (3)
Dutch (1)
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