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Freuchen, Peter 1886-1957

Overview
Works: 318 works in 1,316 publications in 13 languages and 12,894 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Actor, Former owner, Creator, Translator, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Performer
Classifications: D27, 919.8
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Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen( Book )

30 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 9 languages and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a wonderful book filled with story, lore and legend, with history and fact, with myths and strange tales, and with magnificent illustrations
Arctic adventure; my life in the frozen North by Peter Freuchen( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography
The Arctic year by Peter Freuchen( Book )

45 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in 6 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Podle posloupnosti jednotlivých měsíců, od ledna do prosince, je představen rok v drsném podnebí Arktidy. Lidé, zvířata i rostliny tu v líčení autorů ožívají jako v nějakém příběhu. Zatímco polární badatel Freuchen uložil doknihy zkušenosti ze svých častých pobytů v polární krajině, ornitolog Salomonsen přispěl odbornými vědomostmi ze sféry zoologie a botaniky. Pro oba je charakteristická důkladná znalost toho, o čem píší
Vagrant Viking; my life and adventures by Peter Freuchen( Book )

18 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in the Arctic by Peter Freuchen( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography edited posthumously by author's wife
I sailed with Rasmussen by Peter Freuchen( Book )

30 editions published between 1934 and 1979 in Danish and English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book of the Eskimos by Peter Freuchen( Book )

35 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the life and customs of the Eskimo based on the experiences of the Danish explorer in Greenland, Northern Canada, and Alaska
Peter Freuchen's Men of the frozen North by Peter Freuchen( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact and fiction about the men who live in the lands around the arctic circle
Ice floes and flaming water; a true adventure in Melville Bay by Peter Freuchen( Book )

17 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's narrative of rescue of whalers stranded on sea ice in 1911. Their strange story
The legend of Daniel Williams by Peter Freuchen( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reconstruction, from various sources, of Daniel Williams - or Nigger Dan - and his trial for the shooting of the Hudson's Bay Company factor, Mr. W.C. King, in 1880
Ivalu, the Eskimo wife by Peter Freuchen( Book )

52 editions published between 1930 and 1975 in 6 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1935 by Lee Furman, New York. A novel, combining fact and fiction, based on the author-explorer's studies and intimate knowledge of the Polar Eskimos. Suitable grades 10 and up
Eskimo by Peter Freuchen( Book )

25 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of the Eskimos of Cape York in northwest Greenland
It's all adventure by Peter Freuchen( Book )

10 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whaling boy by Peter Freuchen( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in 4 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per List of Denmark proves his worth as a whaler in spite of the obstacles and hardships. Grades 5-7
The law of Larion by Peter Freuchen( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 1956 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical novel based on the life of an Alaskan Indian chief, who ruled the Yukon regions a hundred years ago
White man by Peter Freuchen( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributions to the geography of Baffin Land and Melville Peninsula by Therkel Mathiassen( Book )

6 editions published between 1933 and 1976 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of discovery, topographical description, and geomorphological survey
Min grønlandske ungdom by Peter Freuchen( Book )

61 editions published between 1935 and 1986 in 8 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of author's experiences as a member of the Danmark expedition to East Greenland, 1906-1907
Peter Freuchen's story about treasures of the Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fangstmænd i Melvillebugten by Peter Freuchen( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas
Alternative Names
Freuchen, Lorentz Peter Elfred

Freuchen Lorentz Peter Elfred 1886-1957

Freuchen, Lorenz P. 1886-1957

Freuchen, Lorenz Peter Elfred.

Freuchen, Lorenz Peter Elfred 1886-1957

Freuchen, Piotr

Peter Freuchen dänischer Polarforscher und Schriftsteller

Peter Freuchen Danish writer, explorer and anthropologist

Peter Freuchen ontdekkingsreiziger uit Denemarken (1886-1957)

פרויכן, פטר 1886-1957

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Arctic adventure; my life in the frozen North