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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Vilhjalmur Stefansson ; forewords by Henry Fairfield Osborn and Reginald Walter Brock ; with a natural history appendix by Rudolph M. Anderson.
ContributionsAnderson, Rudolph M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 527p. :
Number of Pages527
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21560772M

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