Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 17, No. 1,March 1964


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume17, No. 1, March 1964. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1964. Pp [1]-64. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Inc ludes: Leonard A. LeSchack's "The French Polar Effort and the Expeditions Polaires Francaises" (pp 2-14) - Reviews the development of EPF as a privateorganization under Paul-Emile Victor since 1947, its present status and fu ture. Its organizational structure, financing by the French government, activities in Greenland and the Antarctic are described as is its changing relationship with government as result of France's expanded polar operations. EPF has organizational responsibility for the expeditions of Expedition Glaciologique Internationale au Groenland. Also, Robert E. Wilson's "National interests and claims in the Antarctic" (pp 15-31); Mario B. Giovinetto's "Distribution of diagenetic snow facies in Antarctica and in Greenland" (pp 32-40); H.J. Walker and H.M. Morgan's "Unusual weather and river bank erosion in the delta of the Colville River, Alaska" (pp 41-47); J.J. Gonor's "Eggcapsules and young of the gastropod Pyrulofusus deformis (Neptuneidae) at Barrow, Alaska" (pp 48-51); G. Power's "Breeding success of the common ternon the north shore of the Gulf of St. Lawrence in 1961 and 1962" (pp 51-53 ); Richard H. Ragle's "The Icefield Ranges Research Project, 1963" (pp 55-57); plus News and Reviews. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00

Title: Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 17, No. 1,March 1964

Author Name: Arctic Journal WILSON, Robert E. GIOVINETTO, Mario B. LeSCHACK, Leonard A.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1964,:

Seller ID: 88948

Keywords: ARCTIC CANADIAN NORTH JOURNAL PERIODICAL CANADA EXPLORATION SNOW GREENLAND ALASKA POLAR ANTARCTIC,