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The ends of the earth : an anthology of the finest writing on the Arctic and the Antarctic.

Kolbert, Elizabeth. (Added Author). Spufford, Francis, 1964- (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 1596914432
  • ISBN: 9781596914438
  • Physical Description: 2 v. in 1 : maps. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2007.

Available copies

  • 13 of 13 copies available at All C/W MARS Libraries.

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Text to Phone Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Auburn Public Library NF 919.8 E56 (Text) 30461000262863 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Bolton Public Library 919.8 END (Text) 37380000391667 Nonfiction Available -
Fitchburg Main Library 919.8 Ends (Text) 38123000659256 General Available -
Gardner Levi Heywood Memorial Library 998-Ends (Text) 33945002562541 Nonfiction Available -
Heath Free Public Library 919.8 ENDS (Text) 30549000141481 Adult Available -
MCLA Library G606.E528 2007 (Text) 30458000158687 General Available -
Northampton Forbes Library G14.9En25k 2007 (Text) 30596000037938 Mezzanine Available -
Northfield Dickinson Memorial Library 998 End (Text) 37351000337414 General Adult Available -
Springfield Main Library 919.8 ENDS (Text) 30598001985685 Adult Available -
Westborough Public Library 919.8-ENDS (Text) 38133000813399 Main Floor Available -
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General Note: Titles transcribed from individual title pages; works bound back-to-back and inverted.
Summary or Annotation: THE ARCTIC-- Introduction / Elizabeth Kolbert-- Extreme misery of the whole party / John Franklin-- Return of light / Elisha Kent Kane-- Murder in the arctic? / Chauncey Loomis-- See the equimaux / Andrea Barrett-- Mount Hatteras / Jules Verne-- Winter night / Fridtjof Nansen-- Andreé's second diary / Salomon August Andreé-- We reach the pole / Robert Peary-- Kasiagsak, the great liar / Hinrich Rink-- Songs of the Inuit / Knud Rasmussen-- Garden of eden / Rockwell Kent-- Kabloona / Gontran De Poncins-- Greenland christmas / Tet́e-́Michel Kpomassie-- In a far country / Jack London-- Land ho! / Valerian Albanov-- Icelandic Pioneer / Halldoŕ Laxness-- Land, breathing / Barry Lopez-- Aliberti's ride / Gretel Ehrlich-- Unexpected poisons / Marla Cone-- Shishmaref, Alaska / Elizabeth Kolbert.
THE ANTARCTIC-- Introduction / Francis Spufford-- Into the night / Frederick A. Cook-- Landfall / Louis Bernacchi-- Sledge dogs and Englishmen / Edward Wilson-- Farthest south / Ernest Shackleton-- Lt. Shirase's calling card / Nobu Shirase-- Winter journey / Apsley Cherry-Garrard-- Topsy-turvy / Roald Amundsen-- Tragedy all along the line / Robert Falcon Scott-- Scott dies / Francis Spufford-- Mawson Lives / Douglas Mawson-- Blow / Richard Byrd-- Blasphemous city / H. P. Lovecraft-- Sea daddy, stormalong John and minute maid / John Langone-- White lanterns / Diane Ackerman-- Particles / Bill Green-- Cabin 532 / Jenny Diski-- Hey, woo / Sara Wheeler-- Blur collar / Nicholas Johnson-- In the footsteps of Amundsen, 2016 / Kim Stanley Robinson.
Subject: Arctic regions.
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