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With Nansen in the North

Hjalmar Johansen

With Nansen in the North

a record of the Fram expedition in 1893-96

by Hjalmar Johansen

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Published by Ward Lock in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nansen, Fridtjof, -- 1861-1930,
  • "Fram" expedition, 1st, 1893-1896,
  • Arctic regions

  • Edition Notes

    1

    Statementby Hjalmar Johansen ; translated from the Norwegian by H. L. Braekstad.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG"700"1893"N3"J6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 351 p. :
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20232814M
    LC Control Number50039016

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