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Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1879-1962

Overview
Works: 722 works in 1,532 publications in 5 languages and 21,472 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Outlines, syllabi, etc 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Editor, Other, Translator, Cartographer, Compiler
Classifications: G670 1908, 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 )
23 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in English and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology of the accounts of the explorers themselves, with interpretative comments. For other editions, see Author Catalog
The friendly Arctic; the story of five years in Polar regions by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
49 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unsolved mysteries of the Arctic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1938 and 1992 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contents: 1. 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
Greenland by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1942 and 1947 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published 1942?
Iceland, the first American republic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General account of contemporary conditions
Compass of the world : a symposium on political geography by Hans W Weigert ( Book )
17 editions published between 1944 and 1964 in English and held by 671 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"
Upper Mississippi : a wilderness saga by Walter Havighurst ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Northwest to fortune : the search of Western man for a commercially practical route to the Far East by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My life with the Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
61 editions published between 1913 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 552 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
Arctic manual by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1944 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 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 )
11 editions published between 1949 and 1953 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hunters of the great north by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
36 editions published between 1922 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author's expedition among Eskimos of Mackenzie Delta region and northern Alaska, 1906-07
The adventure of Wrangel island by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Otangel Island expedition, 1921-23
Ultima Thule : further mysteries of the Arctic by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1940 and 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Possible voyages of Pytheas and Columbus to arctic seas; chapter on ancient and modern beliefs concerning arctic climate. (AB 16871)
Adventures in error by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 259 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 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not by bread alone by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arctic in fact and fable by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Succinct presentation of popular misconceptions of the arctic; facts on animal life, chill and gloom, frostbite, etc.; discussion of northern seaways, aviation, muskox, etc.; notes on temperature extremes at Fort Yukon. (AB 16782)
The standardization of error by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prehistoric and present commerce among the Arctic coast Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
25 editions published between 1914 and 1983 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes routes and articles of trade of the Copper Eskimo along arctic coast of Canada
 
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Alternative Names
Stef.
Stef, 1879-1962
Stefansson, V. (Vilhjalmur), 1879-1962
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur., 1879-
Stefánsson, Vilhjálmur, 1879-1962
Stefánsson, Vilhjámur.
Stefansson, Villi, 1879-1962
Stefánsson, W., 1879-1962
Stefánsson Wilhjálmur 1879-1962
Stephenson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962
Stephenson, Villi, 1879-1962
Stephenson, William, 1879-1962
Vilhjalmar, Stefansson, 1879-1962
Vilhjálmur Stefánsson, 1879-1962
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Languages
English (460)
German (6)
Swedish (3)
Icelandic (2)
Russian (1)
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