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Title
The story of polar conquest :  the complete history of Arctic and Antarctic exploration, including the discovery of the South Pole by Amundsen and Scott, the tragic fate of the Scott expedition, and the discovery of the North Pole by Admiral Peary   / edited by Logan Marshall.
Name/Creator
Marshall, Logan.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1471720 
Location

Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
[S.l
Publisher
s.n.]
Language
English
Description
352 [i.e. 320] p., [32] p. of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Scott, Robert Falcon , 1868-1912 ;  Amundsen, Roald , 1872-1928 ;  Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin) , 1856-1920 ;  Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration -- History

Category
Shackleton_s Antarctic Expeditions, 1901-1922

Franklin_s Arctic Expeditions, 1819-1847

British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913

Jeannette Exploring Expedition, 1879-1881

Amundsen, Roald, 1872-1928

Polar regions

Peary, Robert Edwin, 1856-1920

Peary_s Arctic Expeditions, 1886-1909

Note
"The 32 pages of illustrations contained in this book are not included in the paging. Adding these 32 pages to the 320 pages of text makes a total of 352 pages"--P. 352.