4 edition of Back"s journey to the Arctic Sea found in the catalog.
|Series||CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 16608, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 16608|
|Contributions||Back, George, Sir, 1796-1878.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 microfiche (10 fr.).|
|Number of Pages||10|
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