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Exploration in Alaska

Exploration in Alaska

Captain Cook commemorative lectures, June-November 1978

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Published by Cook Inlet Historical Society in Anchorage, Alaska .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska,
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Cook, James, 1728-1779.,
    • Indians of North America -- First contact with Europeans -- Alaska.,
    • Alaska -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAntoinette Shalkop, editor ; Robert L. Shalkop, associate editor ; Eva R. Trautmann, index ; Walter Van Horn, co-chairman, Captain Cook commemorative lecture series.
      ContributionsShalkop, Antoinette., Shalkop, Robert L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF907 .E97
      The Physical Object
      Pagination219 p. :
      Number of Pages219
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4167225M
      LC Control Number80149454

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