The cruise of the Northern Light by Courtney Letts de Espil

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Published by Stackpole Books in Mechanicsburg, PA .

Written in English

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  • Arctic regions,
  • Arctic regions.


  • Letts de Espil, Courtney.,
  • Northern Light (Yacht),
  • Hunting -- Arctic regions.,
  • Arctic regions -- Description and travel.

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StatementMrs. John Borden ; foreword by Mary Zeiss Stange.
SeriesSisters of the hunt
LC ClassificationsSK265 .L48 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 317 p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3306972M
ISBN 100811731405
LC Control Number2004052139

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