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The Arctic problem: Arctic problem and Peary Relief Expedition: and narrative of the Peary Relief Expedition of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia

Creator/Contributor:
Heilprin, Angelo, 1853-1907, creator
Tower, Joseph Tuckerman, 1897-1931, former owner.
Place Of Origin:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Publisher:
Contemporary Pub. Co.
Creation Date:
1893
Extent:
165 p., [23] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), facsim., map ; 21 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
bibliography
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
The Arctic problem -- Polar expeditions -- The Spitzenbergen route to the Pole -- The Peary Relief Expedition -- A lost companion -- The Greenland ice-cap and its glaciers -- Captain Richard Pike : a retrospect.
Subjects:
Peary Relief Expedition of 1892.
Arctic regions
Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
Places:
United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Notes:
Pages [159]-165 added while book in press.
Narrative of Peary Relief Expedition in Chapters IV and V.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Imaging Services, 2002. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
Attribution:
by Angelo Heilprin.
Series:
Harvard Ernst Mayr Library preservation microfilm project ; 00702
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
G742 .H46
Repository:
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Master Microforms, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990051346990203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990051346990203941/catalog