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Where the Sea Breaks Its Back : the Epic Story - Georg Steller & the Russian Exploration of AK.

Author: Corey Ford; Lois Darling
Publisher: Portland : Graphic Arts Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Author Corey Ford writes the classic and moving story of naturalist Georg Whilhelm Steller, who served on the 1741-42 Russian Alaska expedition with explorer Vitus Bering. Steller was one of Europe's foremost naturalists and the first to document the unique wildlife of the Alaskan coast. In the course of the voyage, Steller made his valuable discoveries and suffered, along with Bering and the cred of the ill fated  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Ford, Corey.
Where the Sea Breaks Its Back : The Epic Story - Georg Steller & the Russian Exploration of AK.
Portland : Graphic Arts Books, ©2003
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Corey Ford; Lois Darling
ISBN: 9780882409733 0882409735
OCLC Number: 1011202133
Description: 1 online resource (220 pages)

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Author Corey Ford writes the classic and moving story of naturalist Georg Whilhelm Steller, who served on the 1741-42 Russian Alaska expedition with explorer Vitus Bering. Steller was one of Europe's foremost naturalists and the first to document the unique wildlife of the Alaskan coast. In the course of the voyage, Steller made his valuable discoveries and suffered, along with Bering and the cred of the ill fated brig St. Peter, some of the most grueling experiences in the history of Arctic exploration. First published in 1966, Where the Sea Breaks Its Back was hailed as ""among this country'

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