History of Polar Exploration. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: MOUNTFIELD, David

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MOUNTFIELD, David. A History of Polar Exploration. New York: Dial Press, 1974. First US Printing. Pp. (5),6-208. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 4to, bluecloth. Contents : The First Arctic Explorers; The Quest for Trade Routes i n the 16th Century; The Quest for Trade Routes in the 17th Century; The Russians in the North; The Approach to Antarctica; Opening the Canadian Arctic; The Search for the South Magnetic Pole; The Franklin Saga; The Americans in the North; The Arctic Drift; The Pace Quickens; For Science or Glory; The North Pole; The South Pole; The Antarctic after Scott; The Arctic after Peary; The Polar Regions Since 1945. With bibliography and index. Name inkedto flyleaf, small brown smudge to front board, else very good in lightly c hipped, unclipped dust jacket. 25.00

Title: History of Polar Exploration. First American Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: MOUNTFIELD, David

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Dial Press, New York, 1974, ISBN:0803737386:

Seller ID: 54214

Keywords: NAUTICAL POLAR ARCTIC ANTARCTIC EXPLORERS HISTORY TRAVEL VOYAGES EXPLORATION,