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The Arctic North-East and West Passage

By: Hessel Gerritsz (Author), Fred John Millard (Translated by)

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Sub-series of: Cambridge Library CollectionParent series of: The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the Fram, 1910–1912, The Voyage of the Discovery, Histoire d'un Voyage aux Isles Malouines, Fait en 1763 et 1764

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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The Natural History of the Sperm Whale

To Which Is Added a Sketch of a South-Sea Whaling Voyage
Biography / MemoirNew Edition

By: Thomas Beale (Author)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Dec 2016 | Edition: 2 | #221111 | ISBN-13: 9781108081498
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Memorials of the Sea: My Father

Being Records of the Adventurous Life of the Late William Scoresby, Esq. of Whitby
Biography / MemoirComing Soon

By: William Scoresby (Author)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Dec 2016 | #221852 | ISBN-13: 9781108081795
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Across Iceland

With Illustrations and Maps, and an Appendix on the Plants Collected
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By: William Bisiker (Author)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Dec 2016 | #223059 | ISBN-13: 9781108079853
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The Arctic North-East and West Passage

The Arctic North-East and West Passage

Detectio Freti Hudsoni, or Hessel Gerritsz' Collection of Tracts by Himself, Massa and De Quir on the N.E. and W. Passage, Siberia and Australia

By: Hessel Gerritsz (Author), Fred John Millard (Translated by), Samuel Muller (Introduction By)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Mar 2015 | #218473 | ISBN-13: 9781108075138
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The Lands of Silence

The Lands of Silence

A History of Arctic and Antarctic Exploration

By: Sir Clements R Markham (Author), FHH Guillemard (Editor)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #218821 | ISBN-13: 9781108076876
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The U.S. Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin

The U.S. Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin

A Personal Narrative
Biography / Memoir

By: Elizabeth Kent Kane (Author)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #215686 | ISBN-13: 9781108074872
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Through the First Antarctic Night, 1898–1899

Through the First Antarctic Night, 1898–1899

A Narrative of the Voyage of the "Belgica" Among Newly Discovered Lands and Over an Unknown Sea about the South Pole
Biography / Memoir

By: Frederick A Cook (Author)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #215771 | ISBN-13: 9781108076746
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The Voyage of the 'Why Not?' in the Antarctic

The Voyage of the 'Why Not?' in the Antarctic

The Journal of the Second French South Polar Expedition, 1908-1910

By: Jean-Baptiste Charcot (Author), Philip Walsh (Translated by)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #217158 | ISBN-13: 9781108076753
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The Life of Admiral Sir Leopold McClintock, K.C.B., D.C.L., L.L.D., F.R.S., V.P.R.G.S.

The Life of Admiral Sir Leopold McClintock, K.C.B., D.C.L., L.L.D., F.R.S., V.P.R.G.S.

Biography / Memoir

By: Sir Clements R Markham (Author), William Alexander (Introduction By)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Nov 2014 | #215678 | ISBN-13: 9781108075077
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Narrative of the Arctic Land Expedition to the Mouth of the Great Fish River, and Along the Shores of the Arctic Ocean
Paperback | Nov 2014 | #215679 | ISBN-13: 9781108070799
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The German Arctic Expedition of 1869-70

The German Arctic Expedition of 1869-70

And Narrative of the Wreck of the Hansa in the Ice
Biography / Memoir

By: Karl Koldewey (Author), Lewis Mercier (Translated by), Henry Walter Bates (Editor)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Nov 2014 | #215680 | ISBN-13: 9781108074865
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The Life of Sir Clements R. Markham, K.C.B., F.R.S.
Paperback | Nov 2014 | #217799 | ISBN-13: 9781108074841
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The Polar Regions

The Polar Regions

By: John Richardson (Author)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Sep 2014 | #215684 | ISBN-13: 9781108073370
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Manual of the Natural History, Geology, and Physics of Greenland and the Neighbouring Regions

Manual of the Natural History, Geology, and Physics of Greenland and the Neighbouring Regions

Prepared for the Use of the Arctic Expedition of 1875, under the Direction of the Arctic Committee of the Royal Society

By: T Rupert Jones (Editor)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Sep 2014 | #215766 | ISBN-13: 9781108071918
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Arctic Miscellanies

Arctic Miscellanies

A Souvenir of the Late Polar Search
Biography / Memoir

By: James John Louis Donnet (Editor)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Aug 2014 | Edition: 2 | #215712 | ISBN-13: 9781108074797
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The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Herald, under the Command of Captain Henry Kellet, R.N., C.B., during the Years 1845–51
Paperback | Aug 2014 | #215770 | ISBN-13: 9781108073684
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Memoirs of Hans Hendrik, the Arctic Traveller, Serving Under Kane, Hayes, Hall and Nares, 1853-1876

Memoirs of Hans Hendrik, the Arctic Traveller, Serving Under Kane, Hayes, Hall and Nares, 1853-1876

Translated from the Eskimo Language
Biography / Memoir

By: Hans Hendrik (Author), Henry Rink (Translated by), George Stephens (Editor)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Aug 2014 | #215714 | ISBN-13: 9781108070980
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The Impracticability of a North-West Passage for Ships, Impartially Considered
Paperback | Jul 2014 | #215681 | ISBN-13: 9781108071864
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Letters Written During the Late Voyage of Discovery in the Western Arctic Sea
Paperback | Jul 2014 | #215713 | ISBN-13: 9781108073400
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Reflections on the Mysterious Fate of Sir John Franklin
Paperback | Jul 2014 | #215769 | ISBN-13: 9781108072052
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