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Where the sea breaks its back

Corey Ford

Where the sea breaks its back

the epic story of a pioneer naturalist and the discovery of Alaska.

by Corey Ford

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Steller, Georg Wilhelm, 1709-1746,
    • Naturalists -- Alaska -- Biography,
    • Explorers -- Alaska -- Biography,
    • Alaska -- Discovery and exploration,
    • Alaska -- Natural history

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH31.S65 F6 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii-xi, 206 p.
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5573872M
      LC Control Number67084036

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