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Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1879-1962

Overview
Works: 795 works in 1,679 publications in 6 languages and 23,049 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Translator, Compiler, Cartographer
Classifications: G80, 919.8
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Great adventures and explorations from the earliest times to the present, as told by the explorers themselves by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

29 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of the accounts of the explorers themselves, with interpretative comments
The friendly Arctic : the story of five years in Polar regions by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

52 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greenland by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

24 editions published between 1942 and 1947 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the island since its discovery by the Vikings
Unsolved mysteries of the Arctic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

34 editions published between 1938 and 1992 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents: Disappearance of the Greenland colony. 2. The lost Franklin expedition. 3. The strange fate of Thomas Simpson. 4. How did Andree die? 5. The missing Soviet flyers
Iceland, the first American republic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

26 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General account of contemporary conditions
Compass of the world : a symposium on political geography by Hans W Weigert( Book )

29 editions published between 1941 and 1964 in English and Spanish and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents include: W.A.M. Burden "American air transport faces north"; G.B. Cressey "Siberia's role in Soviet strategy"; A.J. Dimond "The Aleutians"; G.B. Grosvenor "The northward course of aviation"; W.A. Pratt "Petroleum in the north"; E.C. Ropes "The Soviet arctic and the future"; V. Stefansson "The North American arctic" and "Arctic supply line."
Northwest to fortune; the search of Western man for a commercially practical route to the Far East by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

20 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upper Mississippi : a wilderness saga by Walter Havighurst( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arctic manual by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

18 editions published between 1942 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical handbook on all phases of Arctic living, geography and climate. Prepared under direction of the Chief of the Air Corps, United States Army
New compass of the world : a symposium on political geography by Hans W Weigert( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 1953 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunters of the great north by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

37 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's expedition among Eskimos of Mackenzie Delta region and northern Alaska, 1906-07
My life with the Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

48 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published by the Macmillan Company in 1913. Leader's account of the Stefansson-Anderson expedition to northwest Alaska and Canada, 1908-12
The northward course of empire by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

25 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the potential for economic development of arctic regions
Ultima Thule : further mysteries of the Arctic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

14 editions published between 1940 and 1944 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Possible voyages of Pytheas and Columbus to arctic seas; chapter on ancient and modern beliefs concerning arctic climate. (AB 16871)
The adventure of Wrangel island by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

14 editions published between 1923 and 1926 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otangel Island expedition, 1921-23
Adventures in error by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cancer: disease of civilization? An anthropological and historical study by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

6 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not by bread alone by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

6 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The standardization of error by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

8 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prehistoric and present commerce among the Arctic coast Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson( Book )

19 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes routes and articles of trade of the Copper Eskimo along arctic coast of Canada
 
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Iceland, the first American republic
Alternative Names
Stef.

Stef 1879-1962

Stefanson, Vil'âlmur

Stefansson V. 1879-1962

Stefansson, V. (Vilhjalmur), 1879-1962

Stefansson, Vilhjalmur

Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1879-

Stefánsson, Vilhjálmur 1879-1962

Stefánsson, Vilhjámur.

Stefansson, Vilʹjalmur 1879-1962

Stefansson, Villi

Stefansson, Villi 1879-1962

Stefánsson, W. 1879-1962

Stefánsson, Wilhjálmur 1879-1962

Stefánsson, Wiljámur 1879-1962

Stephenson, Vilhjalmur

Stephenson, Vilhjalmur 1879-1962

Stephenson, Villi

Stephenson, Villi 1879-1962

Stephenson, William

Stephenson, William 1879-1962

V.ステファンソン

Vilhjalmar, Stefansson 1879-1962

Vilhjálmur Stefánsson

Vilhjálmur Stefánsson 1879-1962

Vilhjalmur Stefansson Canadees ontdekkingsreiziger (1879-1962)

Vilhjalmur Stefansson Canadian explorer

Vilhjalmur Stefansson esploratore e etnologo canadese

Vilhjálmur Stefánsson kanadischer Polarforscher, Ethnologe und Ernährungswissenschaftler

Вилялмур Стефансон

Вільялмур Стэфансан

Стефансон А. В. 1879-1962

Стефансон В. 1879-1962

Стефансон, Вильялмур

Стефанссон В. 1879-1962

Стефенсон В. 1879-1962

人类学家

施帯文生

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Iceland, the first American republicMy life with the EskimoStefansson and the Canadian ArcticWriting on ice : the ethnographic notebooks of Vilhjalmur StefanssonPrisoners of the NorthTravelling passions : the hidden life of Vilhjalmur StefanssonHunters of the great north