Roald Amundsen

- my life as an explorer. by Roald Amundsen

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & company in Garden City, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 282 Downloads: 127
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Places:

  • Northwest Passage,
  • Antarctica,
  • South Pole,
  • Arctic regions,
  • North Pole,
  • Norway

Subjects:

  • Amundsen, Roald, 1872-1928,
  • Explorers -- Norway -- Biography,
  • Aeronautics -- Voyages,
  • Northwest Passage -- Discovery and exploration -- Norwegian,
  • Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Norwegian,
  • South Pole -- Discovery and exploration -- Norwegian,
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Norwegian,
  • North Pole -- Discovery and exploration -- Norwegian

Edition Notes

Other titlesMy life as an explorer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG585.A6 A3 1927
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 282 p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6706531M
LC Control Number27020906
OCLC/WorldCa1262597

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