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Prisoners of the North

Author: Pierre Berton
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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Examines the true stories of five Arctic adventurers who braved the harsh Arctic landscape between the mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Joe Boyle; Vilhjalmur Stefansson; Jane Franklin; John Hornby; Robert W Service
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Berton
ISBN: 0786715073 9780786715077
OCLC Number: 57182002
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 328 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The King of the Klondike 5 --
The Blond Eskimo 65 --
The Persevering Lady 125 --
The Hermit of the Tundra 175 --
The Bard of the North 241.
Responsibility: Pierre Berton.
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Examines the true stories of five Arctic adventurers who braved the harsh Arctic landscape between the mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries.

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