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Exploring polar frontiers : a historical encyclopedia

Author: William J Mills
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers the entire history of Arctic and Antarctic exploration, from the voyage of Pytheas ca. 325 B.C. to the present, in one convenient, comprehensive, reference resource.
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Mills, William J. (William James), 1951-
Exploring polar frontiers.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2003
(OCoLC)607032512
Online version:
Mills, William J. (William James), 1951-
Exploring polar frontiers.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2003
(OCoLC)607845352
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William J Mills
ISBN: 1576074226 9781576074220 1576074234 9781576074237
OCLC Number: 52948935
Awards: Winner of Outstanding Academic Title 2004 2005 (United States)
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: V. 1. A-J --
v. 2. K-Z.
Responsibility: William James Mills ; with contributions by David Clammer [and others].
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