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Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957

Overview
Works: 596 works in 1,159 publications in 13 languages and 24,182 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Diaries  Autobiographies  Maps  Pictorial maps  Documentary films  History  Children's maps 
Subject Headings: Explorers 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Illustrator, Speaker, Narrator, Creator, Author of introduction, Director
Classifications: G585.B8, 919.9
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Most widely held works by Richard Evelyn Byrd
Alone by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

49 editions published between 1938 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byrd's personal experiences during his expedition of 1933-35
Little America, aerial exploration in the Antarctic : the flight to the South pole by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

29 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of United States Antarctic Expedition, leader R.E. Byrd, 1928-30
Discovery : the story of the second Byrd Antarctic expedition by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment Admiral Richard E. Byrd, Jr. first left Anarctica, he knew he would return. Both the scope of the strange land and the uncharted scientific promise it held were too much to leave behind forever. This second Antarctic journey proved as daring, eventful, and inspiring as any Byrd ever embarked upon
Skyward : man's mastery of the air as shown by the brilliant flights of America's leading air explorer. His life, his thrilling adventures, his North pole and trans-Atlantic flights, together with his plans for conquering the Antarctic by air by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

33 editions published between 1928 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selvbiografi over Nordpols- og langdistanceflyveren og senere admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd
Northern lights; the official account of the British Arctic air-route expedition by F. Spencer Chapman( Book )

3 editions published between 1933 and 1934 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone : the classic polar adventure by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

43 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The harrowing and heartfelt account of an adventurer's desire to feel true peace and isolation. Richard E. Byrd spent five months alone operating the meteorological station at the advanced base camp in the long dark nights of Antarctic winter. The following autobiographical tale tells of this adventure in 1934, from which he narrowly escaped with his life after suffering carbon monoxide poisoning from a poorly ventilated stove
With Byrd at the South Pole( Visual )

6 editions published between 1930 and 1999 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the expedition to the South Pole when Byrd established Little America
Flieger über dem Sechsten Erdteil, meine Südpolexpedition 1928/30 by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

18 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the home of the blizzard by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring with Byrd : episodes from an adventurous life by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

21 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the culminating volume of Admiral Richard E. Byrd Jr.'s renowned expeditions, this is the comprehensive autobiography of a man who knew no limits. From his earliest days as a Navy pilot in training, to his controversial flights to the North and South Poles, his lifelong passion for exploration, and his trailblazing quests across the Antarctic continent, Admiral Byrd was a man who stared down long odds, harsh climates, and harrowing landscapes, conquering them all with bravery now immortalized in American lore and legend
The big aviation book for boys by Joseph Lewis French( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pôle Sud by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

11 editions published between 1937 and 1949 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mit Flugzeug, Schlitten und Schlepper Meine 2. Expedition nach d. 6. Erdteil 1933/35 by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1940 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authorized map of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition by General Foods Corporation( )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color map of Antarctica celebrating the groundbreaking radio broadcasts to and from the second Byrd Antarctic Expedition. Shows named physical features (mostly along the coast and in the Ross Sea), and indicates areas unexplored. Includes drawings of animal life, and other Antarctic scenes
Himmelwärts, meine flüge zum Nordpol und über den Atlantik by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fliegerstadt am Südpol Erlebnisse während meiner 2. Expedition zum 6. Erdteil by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1954 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antarctic discovery : the story of the second Byrd Antarctic expedition by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

8 editions published between 1936 and 1947 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moreele herbewapening : een wereldphilosophie voor een wereldcrisis by Frank Buchman( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Recital] by Eastern Kentucky University( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conquest of Antarctica by air by Richard Evelyn Byrd( Book )

3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Little America, aerial exploration in the Antarctic : the flight to the South pole
Alternative Names
Almirante Byrd 1888-1957

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Bėrd, Ričard 1888-1957

Byrd, Dick 1888-1957

Byrd, Ricardo Evelyn 1888-1957

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Byrd Richard E.

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Byrd, Richard E. 1888-1957 Admiral

Byrd, Richard E. Admiral 1888-1957

Byrd, Richard E. (Richard Evelyn)

Byrd, Richard E. (Richard Evelyn), 1888-1957

Byrd Richard Evelyn

Byrd Richard Evelyn 1888-1957

Byrd, Riẕard E. 1888-1957

Byrd, Ryszard E.

Ričard Berd

Ričards Bērds

Richard Byrd

Richard Byrd polarnik amerykański, lotnik

Richard E. Byrd Amerikaans ontdekkingsreiziger (1888-1957)

Richard Evelyn Byrd

Richard Evelyn Byrd esploratore statunitense

Richard Evelyn Byrd US-amerikanischer Polarforscher und Admiral

Ричард Берд

Ричард Бэрд

Ричард Ивлин Бърд

Річард Берд

Річард Берд американський полярний дослідник, адмірал, піонер авіації

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Languages
English (303)

German (51)

French (35)

Czech (10)

Dutch (7)

Chinese (4)

Danish (4)

Italian (3)

Hebrew (3)

Spanish (3)

Croatian (2)

Bengali (1)

Hindi (1)

Covers
Something to tell the grandcowsBeyond the barrier : the story of Byrd's first expedition to AntarcticaAloneExplorer : the life of Richard E. ByrdTo the Pole : the diary and notebook of Richard E. Byrd, 1925-1927The hollow earth, the greatest geographical discovery in history made by Admiral Richard E. Byrd in the mysterious land beyond the poles, the true origin of the flying saucersWith Byrd at the bottom of the world : the South Pole expedition of 1928-1930