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The Resource This distant and unsurveyed country : a woman's winter at Baffin Island, 1857-1858, W. Gillies Ross

This distant and unsurveyed country : a woman's winter at Baffin Island, 1857-1858, W. Gillies Ross

Label
This distant and unsurveyed country : a woman's winter at Baffin Island, 1857-1858
Title
This distant and unsurveyed country
Title remainder
a woman's winter at Baffin Island, 1857-1858
Statement of responsibility
W. Gillies Ross
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Margaret Penny's journal with commentary and explanatory passages by Ross. W. Gillies
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MUX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, W. Gillies
Dewey number
917.19/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1105.B3
LC item number
R67 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1809-1892
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Penny, William
  • Penny, Margaret
Series statement
McGill-Queen's native and northern series
Series volume
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Penny, Margaret
  • Penny, William
  • Whaling
  • Baffin Island (Nunavut)
  • Baffin Island (Nunavut)
  • Penny, William
  • Penny, Margaret
  • Penny, William
  • Penny, Margaret
  • TRAVEL
  • HISTORY
  • Manners and customs
  • Travel
  • Whaling
  • Nunavut
  • Baleines
  • Inuits
  • Baffin, Terre de (Canada)
  • Baffin, Terre de (Canada)
Label
This distant and unsurveyed country : a woman's winter at Baffin Island, 1857-1858, W. Gillies Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes the unabridged journal of Margaret and William Penny
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-249) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Maps -- Icebergs and Bergy Bits 5 â€? 29 July 1857 -- The Kind-Hearted Esquimaux 30 July â€? 14 August -- Tackritow, My Old Acquaintance 15 August â€? 2 September -- All Belonged to One Company 3 â€? 27 September -- What a Size of an Animal! 28 September â€? 28 October -- On Terra Firma 29 October â€? 25 November -- Ill Supplied with Food 26 November â€? 31 December -- I Had My Usual Tea Party 1 January â€? 1 February 1858 -- The Scourge of the Sea -- Fish in Every Direction 13 May â€? 30 June
  • Made All Sail for Aberdeen 1 â€? 7 JulyEpilogue -- APPENDICES -- 1 Crew Lists -- 2 Instructions to Missionary -- 3 Whales Killed -- 4 Native Place-Names -- 5 Margaret's Eskimo Glossary -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
180704119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 258 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773566927
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbcb2k
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180704119
Label
This distant and unsurveyed country : a woman's winter at Baffin Island, 1857-1858, W. Gillies Ross
Publication
Note
Includes the unabridged journal of Margaret and William Penny
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-249) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Maps -- Icebergs and Bergy Bits 5 â€? 29 July 1857 -- The Kind-Hearted Esquimaux 30 July â€? 14 August -- Tackritow, My Old Acquaintance 15 August â€? 2 September -- All Belonged to One Company 3 â€? 27 September -- What a Size of an Animal! 28 September â€? 28 October -- On Terra Firma 29 October â€? 25 November -- Ill Supplied with Food 26 November â€? 31 December -- I Had My Usual Tea Party 1 January â€? 1 February 1858 -- The Scourge of the Sea -- Fish in Every Direction 13 May â€? 30 June
  • Made All Sail for Aberdeen 1 â€? 7 JulyEpilogue -- APPENDICES -- 1 Crew Lists -- 2 Instructions to Missionary -- 3 Whales Killed -- 4 Native Place-Names -- 5 Margaret's Eskimo Glossary -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
180704119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 258 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773566927
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbcb2k
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180704119

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