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Narrative of the North Polar expedition. U.S. Ship Polaris, Captain Charles Francis Hall commanding. by United States. Navy Dept.

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Arctic regions.,
  • United States,
  • Arctic regions

Subjects:

  • Polaris (Ship),
  • Arctic regions,
  • United States -- Exploring expeditions,
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- American

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Edition Notes

Appendix: Instructions of the National Academy of Sciences.--Correspondence between the British Admiralty and the United States Navy Department in relation to the stores left by the Polaris expedition on the west coast of Greenland.--Journals of Mr. H.C. Chester and Captain Geo. E. Tyson while on boat-journeys, June-July, 1872.--Journals used in the preparation of the Narrative of the Polaris expedition.

StatementEd. under the direction of the Hon. G.M. Robeson, secretary of the navy, by Rear-Admiral C.H. Davis ...
ContributionsHall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871., Davis, Charles Henry, 1807-1877, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG670 1871 .P7
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 696 p.
Number of Pages696
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6963270M
LC Control Number05039706
OCLC/WorldCa1011127

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