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Title
Alaska .  Volume III ,  Glaciers and glaciation / by Grove Karl Gilbert.
Glaciers and glaciation
Name/Creator
Gilbert, Grove Karl, 1843-1918, creator
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942
Washington Academy of Sciences (Washington, D.C.)
Harriman Alaska Expedition (1899)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1582872 
Location
Widener

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
Doubleday, Page & Co.
Language
English
Description
xii, 231 p., xviii leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Glaciers -- Alaska

Category
Arctic regions

Note
At head of title: Harriman Alaska Expedition with cooperation of Washington Academy of Sciences.

Edited by C. Hart Merriam.

Most plates have a facing plate of descriptive letterpress.

"The present account ... forms the third of the Harriman Alaska Expedition volumes and the first of the technical series"--P. v.