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Canada"s forgotten arctic hero

Jim Lotz

Canada"s forgotten arctic hero

George Rice and the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition, 1881-84

by Jim Lotz

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Breton Books in Wreck Cove, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rice, George W., -- d. 1884 -- Diaries,
  • Rice, George W., -- d. 1884 -- Travel -- Arctic regions,
  • Photographers -- Canada -- Diaries,
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJim Lotz.
    GenreDiaries
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG635.R43 L68 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination182 p.
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24027306M
    ISBN 101895415942
    ISBN 109781895415940
    LC Control Number2009512314

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