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Through the frozen frontier the exploration of Antarctica. by George John Dufek

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Published by Brockhampton P .
Written in English


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Originally published,Harcourt Brace,1959.

The Physical Object
Pagination192p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19576530M

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