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My life with the Eskimo. by Vilhjalmur Stefansson

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


  • Inuit,
  • Arctic regions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsAnderson, Rudolph Martin, 1876-1961
LC ClassificationsG670 1908 S8
The Physical Object
Number of Pages538
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14320745M

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