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By dog sled for Byrd 1600 miles across Antarctic ice by Jack O"Brien (aka John Sherman O"Brien)

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Published by Thomas S. Rockwell co. in Chicago .
Written in English


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By Sled Dog For Byrd, published in 1931, is an exciting account of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition of 1928-30. Author John O"Brien was a member of the geological party led by Laurence Gould, and took part in a grueling 1600 mile dog-sled journey across the Antarctic ice. Included are 16 pages of photographs and maps.

Edition Notes

Statementby John S. O"Brien; illustrations by Richard Rodgers and Ben Stahl.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG850 1928 .O3
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6756944M
LC Control Number31010250

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