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The polar world; a popular description of man and nature in the Arctic and Antarctic regions of the globe.

Author: G Hartwig
Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1874.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2d edView all editions and formats
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Contains a characterization (based on literature) of arctic lands, the various zones, climate and vegetation, the land mammals and birds, the seas and marine animals. Also includes chapters on the peoples, the fur trade and arctic exploration from the Norseman to Hayes, 1860. (AB 6733). Part II covers the antarctic regions.
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Hartwig, G. (Georg), 1813-1880.
Polar world; a popular description of man and nature in the Arctic and Antarctic regions of the globe.
London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1874
(OCoLC)894211219
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G Hartwig
OCLC Number: 1517259
Description: xviii pages, 2 leaves, [3]-548 pages color frontispiece, illustrations, 8 color plates, 3 folded maps 24 cm
Responsibility: By G. Hartwig.

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Contains a characterization (based on literature) of arctic lands, the various zones, climate and vegetation, the land mammals and birds, the seas and marine animals. Also includes chapters on the peoples, the fur trade and arctic exploration from the Norseman to Hayes, 1860. (AB 6733). Part II covers the antarctic regions.

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