3 edition of Men against the frozen north. found in the catalog.
Men against the frozen north.
Peter Ritchie Calder
Account of author"s travels in northern Canada on social, economic and industrial fact-finding mission in 1955.
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Men against the frozen north. [Ritchie Calder] -- Account of author's travels in northern Canada on social, economic and industrial fact-finding mission in.
Men of the frozen North Hardcover – January 1, by Peter Freuchen (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Author: Peter Freuchen. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Calder, Ritchie, Men against the frozen north.
New York: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Peter Freuchen's inimitable way of making his arctic adventures seem both credible and exciting is seen to advantage in this best-selling author's posthumous collection of stories. His works include Book of the Eskimos, Book of the Seven Seas. His wife Dagmar has selected and edited articles from the late explorer's unpublished material left behind after his death into which she has.
Indians of Alaska and Northern Canada --White men of the frozen North: America --White men of the frozen North: Europe --Lapps --Greenland --Iceland --Russia --Far North --Captain Cleveland --Some food books on the far North. Other Titles: Men of the frozen North: Responsibility: edited and with a preface by Dagmar Freuchen.
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The book should be introduced into the Scottish education system, as it would benefit future generation of Scots in understanding what inspired men like Dr Johe Rae to leave his homeland and putting himself through tremendous hardship risking his life in a cruel and unforgiving frozen wilderness, also how he survived by adapted and taking advice from the local inhabitant, an act that was looked down upon by Reviews: The Frozen North on DVD For more than 30 years a man by the name of Dick Proenneke lived alone in the Alaskan Bush.
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