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The Arctic world: its plants, animals and natural phenomena

with a historical sketch of Arctic discovery down to the British Polar Expedition: 1875-76.

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Published by T. Nelson in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Polar Expedition,,
  • British Polar Expedition,,
  • Zoology -- Arctic regions.,
  • Zoologie -- Régions arctiques.,
  • Arctic regions.,
  • Régions arctiques.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 02501, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 02501
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 microfiches (180 fr.)
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23343924M
    ISBN 100665025017


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