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              Books in the Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration series

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              The Natural History of the Sperm Whale: To Which Is Added a Sketch of a South-Sea Whaling Voyage
                

              The Natural History of the Sperm Whale: To Which Is Added a Sketch of a South-Sea Whaling Voyage (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Beale, Thomas

              • RRP: $52.99
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              • Pub Date
                29 Aug 20

              This volume contains works (from 1835 and 1839) describing the natural history of the sperm whale, and the whaling industry.

              ISBN 9781108081498
              Released AU 29 Aug 2020
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              Northward over the Great Ice 2 Volume Set: A Narrative of Life and Work along the Shores and upon the Interior Ice-Cap of Northern Greenland in the Years 1886 and 1891-1897, etc.
               

              Northward over the Great Ice 2 Volume Set: A Narrative of Life and Work along the Shores and upon the Interior Ice-Cap of Northern Greenland in the Years 1886 and 1891-1897, etc. (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Contains 2 Paperback / softbacks)

              By Peary, Robert Edwin

              First published in 1898, Robert Peary's two-volume memoir of Arctic exploration recounts his early expeditions in Greenland.

              ISBN 9781108041843
              Released AU 19 Jan 2012
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              Excursions in and about Newfoundland, during the Years 1839 and 1840
               

              Excursions in and about Newfoundland, during the Years 1839 and 1840 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Jukes, Joseph Beete

              • RRP: $90.50
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              A British geologist's account, published in 1842, of the landscapes, inhabitants, and natural history of Newfoundland.

              ISBN 9781108030892
              Released AU 12 May 2011
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              In Northern Mists: Arctic Exploration in Early Times
               

              In Northern Mists: Arctic Exploration in Early Times (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Nansen, Fridtjof; Translated by Chater, Arthur G.

              • RRP: $107.99
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              Translated from Norwegian and published in 1911, this two-volume work traces Arctic exploration from antiquity to the sixteenth century.

              ISBN 9781108071697
              Released AU 17 Apr 2014
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
              Language (English)
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              Memorials of the Sea: My Father: Being Records of the Adventurous Life of the Late William Scoresby, Esq. of Whitby
               

              Memorials of the Sea: My Father: Being Records of the Adventurous Life of the Late William Scoresby, Esq. of Whitby (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Scoresby, William

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              An 1851 account of William Scoresby, a prosperous captain and exceptional navigator in the Arctic whale-fisheries, written by his son.

              ISBN 9781108081795
              Released AU 29 Jun 2019
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              A Summer in Greenland
               

              A Summer in Greenland (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Seward, A. C.

              • RRP: $33.99
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              An evocative portrait of the country, its immense and sublime landscape, its people, and life on the Danish scientific station.

              ISBN 9781108012836
              Released AU 25 Nov 2010
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              A Voyage of Discovery Towards the North Pole: Performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the Command of Captain David Buchan, R.N. 1818
               

              A Voyage of Discovery Towards the North Pole: Performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the Command of Captain David Buchan, R.N. 1818 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Beechey, Frederick William

              • RRP: $97.50
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              Published in 1843, this work recounts the 1818 British expedition to the Arctic, including also a survey of previous voyages.

              ISBN 9781108074988
              Released AU 17 Apr 2014
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              Narrative of a Voyage to Hudson's Bay in His Majesty's Ship Rosamond: Containing Some Account of the North-Eastern Coast of America and of the Tribes Inhabiting that Remote Region
               

              Narrative of a Voyage to Hudson's Bay in His Majesty's Ship Rosamond: Containing Some Account of the North-Eastern Coast of America and of the Tribes Inhabiting that Remote Region (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chappell, Edward

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              Published in 1817, this young lieutenant's journal, illustrated with engravings, brought fresh descriptions of Inuit life to English readers.

              ISBN 9781108074957
              Released AU 24 Apr 2014
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia and America: To Which Are Added, the Conquest of Siberia, and the History of the Transactions and Commerce between Russia and China
               

              Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia and America: To Which Are Added, the Conquest of Siberia, and the History of the Transactions and Commerce between Russia and China (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Coxe, William

              • RRP: $107.99
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              A 1787 account using translated up-to-date information on Russian exploration through Siberia, Kamchatka and the American Arctic.

              ISBN 9781108074940
              Released AU 22 May 2014
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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              Schwatka's Search: Sledging in the Arctic in Quest of the Franklin Records
               

              Schwatka's Search: Sledging in the Arctic in Quest of the Franklin Records (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gilder, William Henry

              • RRP: $90.50
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              Published in 1882, with maps and engravings, this work recounts the discovery of evidence of the lost Franklin expedition.

              ISBN 9781108074902
              Released AU 17 Apr 2014
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration
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