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People of the ice whale

David Boeri

People of the ice whale

Eskimos, white men, and the whale

by David Boeri

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Eskimos -- Fishing -- Alaska,
    • Bowhead whale hunting -- Alaska,
    • Bowhead whale,
    • Wildlife conservation -- Alaska

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Boeri.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.E7 B677 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 285 p. :
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2868388M
      ISBN 100156716607
      LC Control Number84045840
      OCLC/WorldCa11443578

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