The Resource Ring of ice : true tales of adventure, exploration, and Arctic life, edited by Peter Stark

Ring of ice : true tales of adventure, exploration, and Arctic life, edited by Peter Stark

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Ring of ice : true tales of adventure, exploration, and Arctic life
Title
Ring of ice
Title remainder
true tales of adventure, exploration, and Arctic life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Stark
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
998
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G608
LC item number
.R52 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stark, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arctic regions
  • Arctic regions
  • Arctic peoples
  • Arctic peoples
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Travel
  • Arctic Regions
  • Peuples de l'Arctique
  • Arctique
  • Arctique
Label
Ring of ice : true tales of adventure, exploration, and Arctic life, edited by Peter Stark
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Steller has the last laugh / Georg Wilhelm Steller -- Samuel Hearne witnesses a massacre / Samuel Hearne -- Franklin's first retreat / John Franklin and John Richardson -- The crew of the Investigator makes a narrow escape / Johann August Miertsching -- How Dr. Hayes learned to love seal blubber / I.I. Hayes -- The lost Franklin found / John Rae -- Tyson's wonderful drift / George E. Tyson -- DeLong's last words / George W. DeLong -- The rescue of Greely / Adolphus Greely and W.S. Schley -- Nansen strolls "farthest north" / Fridtjof Nansen -- Minik demands his father's body / Minik interviewed by San Francisco Examiner -- Cook makes a claim on the Pole and asks: "was it worth it?" / Frederick A. Cook -- Amundsen answers, "yes" / Roald Amundsen -- The short, unhappy flight of the Italia / Umberto Nobile -- The story of Comcock of the Eskimo / Comcock -- Stefansson's crucial caribou hunt / Vilhjalmur Stefansson / Rasmussen meets the Iglulik Eskimos / Knud Rasmussen -- Kabloona: a visit to Father Henry's ice cave / Gontran de Poncins -- Fur trade bachelor / Duncan Pryde -- Baby Kari goes to the Arctic / Marie Herbert -- An American city sprouts on the hunting grounds / Jean Malaurie -- I am in the middle / Minnie Aodla Freeman -- A seal hunt in the Moon of the Returning Sun / Richard K. Nelson -- Some primitive people's reflections ... / Finn Lynge -- Arctic dreams / Barry Lopez -- A modern-day mush to the Pole / Will Steger with Paul Schurke -- Tale of a hunter's daughter / Rachel A. Qitsualik -- Cold oceans: by sea kayak to Greenland / Jon Turk -- Sun and shadow: waiting for sunrise in the Greenlandic night / Gretel Ehrlich
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 444 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036937757
Label
Ring of ice : true tales of adventure, exploration, and Arctic life, edited by Peter Stark
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Steller has the last laugh / Georg Wilhelm Steller -- Samuel Hearne witnesses a massacre / Samuel Hearne -- Franklin's first retreat / John Franklin and John Richardson -- The crew of the Investigator makes a narrow escape / Johann August Miertsching -- How Dr. Hayes learned to love seal blubber / I.I. Hayes -- The lost Franklin found / John Rae -- Tyson's wonderful drift / George E. Tyson -- DeLong's last words / George W. DeLong -- The rescue of Greely / Adolphus Greely and W.S. Schley -- Nansen strolls "farthest north" / Fridtjof Nansen -- Minik demands his father's body / Minik interviewed by San Francisco Examiner -- Cook makes a claim on the Pole and asks: "was it worth it?" / Frederick A. Cook -- Amundsen answers, "yes" / Roald Amundsen -- The short, unhappy flight of the Italia / Umberto Nobile -- The story of Comcock of the Eskimo / Comcock -- Stefansson's crucial caribou hunt / Vilhjalmur Stefansson / Rasmussen meets the Iglulik Eskimos / Knud Rasmussen -- Kabloona: a visit to Father Henry's ice cave / Gontran de Poncins -- Fur trade bachelor / Duncan Pryde -- Baby Kari goes to the Arctic / Marie Herbert -- An American city sprouts on the hunting grounds / Jean Malaurie -- I am in the middle / Minnie Aodla Freeman -- A seal hunt in the Moon of the Returning Sun / Richard K. Nelson -- Some primitive people's reflections ... / Finn Lynge -- Arctic dreams / Barry Lopez -- A modern-day mush to the Pole / Will Steger with Paul Schurke -- Tale of a hunter's daughter / Rachel A. Qitsualik -- Cold oceans: by sea kayak to Greenland / Jon Turk -- Sun and shadow: waiting for sunrise in the Greenlandic night / Gretel Ehrlich
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 444 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036937757

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