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To Greenland's icy mountains : the story of Hans Egede, explorer, coloniser, missionary

Author: Eve Garnett
Publisher: New York : Roy Publishers, 1969, ©1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography of Hans Povelsen Egede (1686-1758). His name was Hans Povelsen, that is Hans, the son of Povel, who was from a farm called Egede. He was born in Norway and died in Denmark and he spent the greater part of his life exploring, colonizing and doing missionary work in Greenland.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Hans Egede; Hans Egede; Egede.
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eve Garnett
OCLC Number: 36163
Description: xv, 189 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits, photographs ; 23 cm
Responsibility: with a foreword by Dr Nils Egede Bloch-Hoell ; illustrated with photographs and with drawings by the author.

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Biography of Hans Povelsen Egede (1686-1758). His name was Hans Povelsen, that is Hans, the son of Povel, who was from a farm called Egede. He was born in Norway and died in Denmark and he spent the greater part of his life exploring, colonizing and doing missionary work in Greenland.

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