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Author Name    Finnie, Richard. Introduction by Diamond Jenness.

Title   LURE OF THE NORTH.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good-

Publisher   Philadelphia David McKay 1940

Seller ID   28483

227 pp, 10" H. Blue cloth with silver lettering/decoration on spine/front board. Map endpapers, b&w photographs. Contents: Introduction; Preface; Lure of the North; Herschel Island; Eastward with the 'Baychimo'; To Coronation Gulf; Ships That Pass in the Polar Night; Over the North Magnetic Pole; White Man's Igloo; Shipwreck in the Frozen North; Arctic Adventuress; Freeze-Up; Sled Trip; Krusenstern Chronicle; Black Magic in the White North; Arctic Christmas; Lost; Sun-Up; Social Service; Eggs and Airplanes; Among the Igloo Dwellers; Break-Up; Whither Our Eskimos?; Index. Wear and very small bump at bottom corners - light edge wear elsewhere, light fading to edges of boards and on spine, some fading to color on top of text block, light browning and light soiling on fore-edge and bottom of text block, very small area of color loss on rear board,

Roald  Amundsen,  Arctic,  Kila  Arnagak,  F.A.  Barnes,  Baychimo,  Aklavik,  Allan  Belcher,  Bernard  Harbor,  Bloody  Fall,  L.T.  Burwash,  Cambridge  Bay,  Canadian  Arctic  Expedition  1913-18,  Cape  Locker,  CASK,  Coppermine,  Coronation  Gulf,  Native  Dances,  Inuit,  Dogs,  Eskimos,  Father  P.  Fallaize,  Fishing,  Sir  John  Franklin,  Franklin  Expedition,  Fur  Industry,  William  Gibson,  Walter  Gilbert,  Gjoahavn,  Herschel  Island,  Hudson's  Bay  Company,  Igloos,  Ikpuckhuak,  King  William  Island,  Kinuktuk,  Charlie  Klengenbergt,  Patsy  Klengenberg,  Staley  Knight,  Krusenstern,  Kumaiak,  L.a.  Learmonth,  Locker  Point,  Russel  D.  Martin,  Mackenzie,  Maud,  Medicine  Men,  Missionaries,  Missions,  Dave  Morris,  Peter  Norberg,  North  Magnetic  Pole,  Northwest  Passage,  Polar  Bear,  Ptarmigan,  Royal  Canadian  Mounted  Police,  William  Seymour,  St.  Roch,  Vilhjalmur  Stefansson,  Starvation  Cove,  Bill  Storr,  Tikerak,  Trading  Posts,  Trapping,  Victoria  Island,  Victory  Point,  J.  Harold  Webster. 

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