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Freuchen, Peter 1886-1957

Overview
Works: 448 works in 1,442 publications in 14 languages and 12,693 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Actor, Former owner, Creator, Translator, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Performer
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Peter Freuchen's Book of the Eskimos by Peter Freuchen( Book )

28 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and held by 1,871 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 book of the Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen( Book )

29 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,768 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 )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, a Danish explorer, author, journalist and anthropologist, describes his travels in the Arctic region
The Arctic year by Peter Freuchen( Book )

26 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I sailed with Rasmussen by Peter Freuchen( Book )

35 editions published between 1934 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's impression of his friend and close companion from his boyhood to the end of his life
Adventures in the Arctic by Peter Freuchen( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography edited posthumously by author's wife
Peter Freuchen's Men of the frozen North by Peter Freuchen( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1973 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 held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

53 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of the Eskimos of Cape York in northwest Greenland. Introduction by Rockwell Kent
The legend of Daniel Williams by Peter Freuchen( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 321 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
Book of the Eskimos by Peter Freuchen( Book )

28 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and Swedish and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's experiences with Eskimo; their psychology and way of life. Includes several Eskimo legends
It's all adventure by Peter Freuchen( Book )

8 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vagrant Viking : my life and adventures by Peter Freuchen( Book )

30 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in 6 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Peter Freuchen, explorer, actor, farmer, lecturer and journalist, whose heart lay in Greenland with his beloved Eskimos
Whaling boy by Peter Freuchen( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Per, a young Danish apprentice on a whaling ship
Ivalu, the Eskimo wife by Peter Freuchen( Book )

40 editions published between 1930 and 1975 in 6 languages and held by 184 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
The law of Larion by Peter Freuchen( Book )

8 editions published between 1952 and 1956 in English and held by 160 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 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea tyrant by Peter Freuchen( Book )

29 editions published between 1929 and 1962 in 6 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about an arctic whaling ship and its master
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 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of discovery, topographical description, and geomorphological survey
Ivalu, the Eskimo wife by Peter Freuchen( Book )

8 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Peter Freuchen's book of the Seven Seas
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Arctic adventure; my life in the frozen North
Alternative Names
Freichenas P.

Freichenas Peteris

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 dansk journalist, forfatter og opdagelsesrejsende

Peter Freuchen ontdekkingsreiziger uit Denemarken (1886-1957)

Πίτερ Φρόικεν

Питер Фройхен

Фрейхен Петер

פטר פרויכן

פרויכן, פטר 1886-1957

پیتر فروخن

フロイヘン, ピーター

ペーター・フロイヘン

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