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Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas

Author: Peter Freuchen
Publisher: New York : Messner, ©1957.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here is a wonderful book filled with story, lore and legend, with history and fact, with myths and strange tales, and with magnificent illustrations.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Freuchen, Peter, 1886-1957.
Book of the Seven Seas.
New York, Messner [1957]
(OCoLC)561765037
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Freuchen
OCLC Number: 393025
Notes: Includes index.
Illustrations on lining papers.
Description: 512 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The shape of the sea --
Life in the Seven Seas --
The sea in action --
The ships of the Seven Seas --
The great voyages --
Battles at sea --
Treasures of the Seven Seas --
The islands of the Seven Seas --
The law of the Seven Seas --
Strange tales from the Seven Seas.
Other Titles: Book of the seven seas
Responsibility: by Peter Freuchen, with David Loth.

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Here is a wonderful book filled with story, lore and legend, with history and fact, with myths and strange tales, and with magnificent illustrations.

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