Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Tom Greiffenberg.|
|Contributions||Nordic Arctic Research Forum.|
|LC Classifications||HC735 .N67 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||275 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||275|
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