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White fox and icy seas in the western Arctic : the fur trade, transportation, and change in the early twentieth century / John R. Bockstoce ; foreword by William Barr ; original maps by Bill Nelson

Title:
Fur trade, transportation, and change in the early twentieth century
Author:
Bockstoce, John R.  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Barr, William 1940-  Search this
Cartographer:
Nelson, Bill (Cartographer)  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 327 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Fur trade--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092251

Polaris : the chief scientist's recollections of the American North Pole expedition, 1871-73 / Emil Bessels ; translated from the German: Die amerikanische Nordpol-Expedition (Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann, 1879) [and edited] by William Barr

Author:
Bessels, Emil 1847-1888  Search this
Translator:
Barr, William 1940-  Search this
Issuing body:
Arctic Institute of North America  Search this
Subject:
Bessels, Emil 1847-1888 Travel  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871 Travel  Search this
Polaris (Ship)  Search this
United States North Polar Expedition (1871-1873)  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 643 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
2016
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081313

War north of 80 : the last German Arctic weather station of World War II / Wilhelm Dege ; translated from the German and edited by William Barr

Author:
Dege, Wilhelm 1910-  Search this
Barr, William 1940-  Search this
Subject:
Dege, Wilhelm 1910-  Search this
Physical description:
xxxv, 361 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Personal narratives, German
Place:
Norway
Svalbard
Germany
Arctic regions
Date:
2004
[2004]
20th century
Topic:
Meteorological stations--History  Search this
Military meteorology--History  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Meteorologists  Search this
Call number:
D763.5 .D413 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743312

Inuit and whalers on Baffin Island through German eyes : Wilhelm Weike's Arctic journal and letters (1883-1884) / [edited and annotated by] Ludger Müller-Wille and Bernd Gieseking ; translated by William Barr

Author:
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917  Search this
Barr, William 1940-  Search this
Müller-Wille, Ludger 1944-  Search this
Gieseking, Bernd  Search this
Subject:
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917 Travel  Search this
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917  Search this
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
284 p. : ill., maps, ports., facsims. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Diaries
Correspondence
Place:
Nunavut
Baffin Island
Baffin Island (Nunavut)
Date:
2011
C2011
19th century
Topic:
Inuit--Social life and customs  Search this
Whaling ships--History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_978604

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