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9781494469108 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 16, 2013, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: One of the most prominent Soviet Arctic scientists of the 1920s and 1930s, Mikhail Mikhailovich Ermolaev was a geologist, physicist, and oceanographer. After working in the Arctic for some thirteen years, he was arrested by the NKVD, convicted on a trumped-up charge of "sabotage," and sent to the Gulag for ten years...read more

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9781552382561, titled "Arctic Scientist, Gulag Survivor: The Biography of Mikhail Mikhailovich Ermolaev, 1905–1991" | Univ of Calgary Pr, September 30, 2009, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: One of the most prominent Soviet Arctic scientists of the 1920s and 1930s, Mikhail Mikhailovich Ermolaev was a geologist, physicist, and oceanographer.

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By William Barr (editor)

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9780199540662 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 2008, cover price $11.95

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Product Description: In 1850, Richard Collinson captained the HMS Enterprise on a voyage to the Arctic via the Bering Strait in search of the missing Franklin expedition. Arctic Hell-Ship describes the daily progress of this little-known Arctic expedition, and examines the steadily worsening relations between Collinson and his officers...read more

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9780888644824 | Univ of Alberta Pr, July 30, 2007, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: In 1850, Richard Collinson captained the HMS Enterprise on a voyage to the Arctic via the Bering Strait in search of the missing Franklin expedition.

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9780888644725 | Univ of Alberta Pr, July 30, 2007, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In 1850, Richard Collinson captained the HMS Enterprise on a voyage to the Arctic via the Bering Strait in search of the missing Franklin expedition.

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Product Description: Resurrecting Dr. Moss : The Life and Letters of a Royal Navy Surgeon, Edward Lawton Moss MD, RN, 1843-1880 chronicles the life and death of Edward Lawton Moss, a Royal Navy surgeon on the last great British north polar expedition of the nineteenth century...read more
By William Barr (editor)

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9781552382325 | Univ of Calgary Pr, November 1, 2008, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: Resurrecting Dr.

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The author commanded a column of horse artillery and two 24-pounder howitzers in the Punjab during the first Afghan War when the North-West frontier was in a particulalry restless condition. He finds himself drawn into the war via Lahore, entering Afghanistan through the Khyber Pass and ends up in the capital, Kabul, accompanying the mission of Lieut-Col. Sir. C.M. Wade.

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9781847344397 | Naval & Military Pr, June 20, 2006, cover price $68.00

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9781845740009 | Naval & Military Pr, February 28, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The author commanded a column of horse artillery and two 24-pounder howitzers in the Punjab during the first Afghan War when the North-West frontier was in a particulalry restless condition.

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Product Description: Harry Stallworthy spent 20 years in the Canadian North with the RCMP. While stationed at Bache Peninsula, Stallworthy led one of the longest arctic sledge patrols in the history of the Force, searching for traces of German geologist Dr...read more
By William Barr and William R. Morrison (introduced by)

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9780888644336 | Univ of Alberta Pr, February 24, 2005, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Harry Stallworthy spent 20 years in the Canadian North with the RCMP.

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Product Description: This is a reprint of the 1844 classic.
By William Barr (editor)

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9788121510950 | Reprint edition (Munshirm Manoharlal Pub Pvt Ltd, November 1, 2003), cover price $32.50 | About this edition: This is a reprint of the 1844 classic.

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Product Description: In 1835 the map of the Arctic coast of North America was still far from complete, with unmapped gaps of 280km from Return Reef to Point Barrow in Alaska and 550km from Point Turnagain to Boothia Peninsula in the Central Canadian Arctic...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780773522534 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In 1835 the map of the Arctic coast of North America was still far from complete, with unmapped gaps of 280km from Return Reef to Point Barrow in Alaska and 550km from Point Turnagain to Boothia Peninsula in the Central Canadian Arctic.

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Product Description: In the summer of 1883, Franz Boas, widely regarded as one of the fathers of Inuit anthropology, sailed from Germany to Baffin Island to spend a year among the Inuit of Cumberland Sound. This was his introduction to the Arctic and to anthropological fieldwork...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By William Barr (trans), Franz Boas and Ludger Muller-Wille (introduced by)

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9780802041500 | Univ of Toronto Pr, August 1, 1998, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: In the summer of 1883, Franz Boas, widely regarded as one of the fathers of Inuit anthropology, sailed from Germany to Baffin Island to spend a year among the Inuit of Cumberland Sound.

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Product Description: This is an account of voyages made in search of a Northwest passage in the mid-18th century.

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9780904180411, titled "Voyages to Hudson Bay in Search of a Northwest Passage, 1741–1747" | Hakluyt Society, January 28, 1995, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: This is an account of voyages made in search of a Northwest passage in the mid-18th century.
9780904180367, titled "Voyages to Hudson Bay in Search of a Northwest Passage, 1741–1747" | Hakluyt Society, January 28, 1994, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: The 18th century saw a resurgence of hope that a Northwest Passage - that elusive target of European seamen over the centuries - might yet be found.

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Product Description: In May 1845 Sir John Franklin sailed westward from England in search of the Northwest Passage and was never seen again. Some thirty-five years later, Heinrich Klutschak of Prague, artist and surveyor on a small expedition led by Lieutenant Frederick Schwatka of the 3rd US Cavalry Regiment, stumbled upon the grisly remains at Starvation Cove of the last survivors among Franklin's men...read more

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9780802057624 | Univ of Toronto Pr, November 1, 1987, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In May 1845 Sir John Franklin sailed westward from England in search of the Northwest Passage and was never seen again.

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9780802073976 | Reprint edition (Univ of Toronto Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $33.95 | About this edition: In May 1845 Sir John Franklin sailed westward from England in search of the Northwest Passage and was never seen again.

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Product Description: In April 1852 Emile Frederic de Bray sailed down the Thames on board the Resolute, part of Sie Edward Belcher's Arctic Squadron in search of Sir John Franklin and his men, missing since the summer of 1845. De Bray's diaries of his years with Resolute have not been published before, in any language, and only one other account of this particular Franklin search expedition exists...read more

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9780802028136 | Univ of Toronto Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In April 1852 Emile Frederic de Bray sailed down the Thames on board the Resolute, part of Sie Edward Belcher's Arctic Squadron in search of Sir John Franklin and his men, missing since the summer of 1845.

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Product Description: Commonly considered the greatest of Roman satirical poets, Juvenal is the author of sixteen satires of Roman society, notable for their pessimism and ironic humor. In this new translation of the Satires, Professor Rudd combines textual accuracy with colorful poetry, vividly conveying Juvenal's gift for evoking a wealth of imagery with a few economical phrases...read more
By William Barr (contributor) and Niall Rudd (trans)

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9780198147565 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 9, 1991, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Commonly considered the greatest of Roman satirical poets, Juvenal is the author of sixteen satires of Roman society, notable for their pessimism and ironic humor.

Product Description: Aulus Persius Flaccus (A.D. 34-62) wrote in racy conversational Latin six satires countering contemporary vice with Stoic morality; he died young. This is not easy poetry, with its sudden shifts of tone, switches of speaker and situation, vivid evocation of the everyday roman background, and confident handling of philosophical positions...read more

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9780905205373 | Francis Cairns, October 1, 1987, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Aulus Persius Flaccus (A.

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Product Description: Aulus Persius Flaccus (A.D. 34-62) wrote in racy conversational Latin six satires countering contemporary vice with Stoic morality; he died young. This is not easy poetry, with its sudden shifts of tone, switches of speaker and situation, vivid evocation of the everyday roman background, and confident handling of philosophical positions...read more

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9780905205656 | Francis Cairns, July 1, 1987, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Aulus Persius Flaccus (A.

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Product Description: History and descriptions of the expeditions of the First International Polar Year, 1882-83. Illustrated.

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9780919034594 | Arctic Inst of North Amer, March 1, 1985, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: History and descriptions of the expeditions of the First International Polar Year, 1882-83.

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