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The Resource Polar wives : the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers, Kari Herbert ; foreword by Jon Bowermaster

Polar wives : the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers, Kari Herbert ; foreword by Jon Bowermaster

Label
Polar wives : the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers
Title
Polar wives
Title remainder
the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers
Statement of responsibility
Kari Herbert ; foreword by Jon Bowermaster
Title variation
Polar wives
Title variation remainder
the remarkable women behind the worlds most daring explorers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the stories of seven wives of polar explorers, detailing the essential role the women played in supporting, publicizing, defending, and even financing their husbands' endeavors
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10116561
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
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Herbert, Kari
Dewey number
910.92/241
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bowermaster, Jon
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers' spouses
  • Wives
  • Polar regions
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers
Label
Polar wives : the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers, Kari Herbert ; foreword by Jon Bowermaster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-347)
Contents
A restless companion -- Love and labour -- Darkest days -- A hero, my husband
Control code
ocn778189792
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
349 p.
Isbn
9781926812625
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)778189792
Label
Polar wives : the remarkable women behind the world's most daring explorers, Kari Herbert ; foreword by Jon Bowermaster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-347)
Contents
A restless companion -- Love and labour -- Darkest days -- A hero, my husband
Control code
ocn778189792
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
349 p.
Isbn
9781926812625
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)778189792

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