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Whaling in the frozen south

Alan Villiers

Whaling in the frozen south

being the story of the 1923-24 Norwegian whaling expedition to the Antarctic

by Alan Villiers

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ross Sea (Antarctica),
  • Antarctica,
  • Ross Sea.
    • Subjects:
    • Larsen, Carl Anton, 1860-1924.,
    • Sir James Clark Ross (Ship),
    • Whaling -- Antarctica -- Ross Sea.,
    • Ross Sea (Antarctica)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A.J. Villiers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSH381 .V5 1931
      The Physical Object
      Pagination301 p., [28] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6759776M
      LC Control Number31016440
      OCLC/WorldCa560645

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