Manual of Arctic survival and useful Eskimo words.
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Published by Department of Agriculture. Science Service. Division of Entomology in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Eskimo languages.,
  • Polar regions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesMiscellaneous publication series -- Nu. ME-1
ContributionsUnited States. War Dept., Canada. Agriculture, Dept. of. Division of Entomology
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15093347M

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