Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 19, No. 4,December 1966

By: Arctic Journal HAUGEN, Einar KLEIN, David R. TERASMAE, J.

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(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume19, No. 4, December 1966. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 19 66. Pp [285]-362,(2). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: Einar Haugen's "The Sources of the Vinland Map" (pp 286-295) - Suggests that the accuracy of Greenland and Vinland contours can be explained in the existence of a distinct Greenlandic tradition which was entirely unaffected by the Icelandic accounts; that Eric Gnupson, Bishop of Greenland, or one of his Greenlandic informants supplied the information. Also, J. Terasmae, P.J. Webber and J.T. Andrews's "A study of Late-Quaternary plant-bearing beds in north-central Baffin Island, Canada" (pp 296-318); David R. Klein's "Waterfowl in the economy of the Eskimos on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska" (pp 319-336); G. Konecny and W. Faig's "Studies of ice movements on the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf by means of triangulation-trilateration"(pp 337-342); Richard W. Fass's "Paleoecology of an Arctic estuary" (pp 34 3-348); N.P. Lasca's "Postglacial delevelling in Skeldal, northeast Greenland" (pp 349-353); plus Notes, News and Reviews. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00

Title: Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 19, No. 4,December 1966

Author Name: Arctic Journal HAUGEN, Einar KLEIN, David R. TERASMAE, J.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1966,:

Seller ID: 88956

Keywords: ARCTIC CANADIAN NORTH JOURNAL PERIODICAL CANADA BIRDS WATERFOWL PALEOECOLOGY VINLAND MAP ORNITHOLOGY VIKINGS VIKING,