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Report on the dominion government expedition to Hudson Bay and the Arctic Islands on board the D.G.S. Neptune 1903-1904 / by A.P. Low.

Author/Creator:
Low, Albert Peter, 1861-
Publication:
Ottawa : Government Printing Bureau, 1906.
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 355 p., [63] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., col. map, ports. ; 24 cm.
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Cruise of the Neptune
Cruise of the Neptune.
Dominion government expedition to Hudson Bay and the Arctic Islands.
Subjects:
Neptune (Steamship).
Eskimos.
Geology -- Arctic regions.
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Canadian.
Hudson Bay.
Canada, Northern -- Discovery and exploration.
Contents:
Voyage to the bay
Winter quarters at Fullerton
Summer cruise of the Neptune
Historical summary
Arctic islands
Eskimos
Geology
Whaling
Navigation of Hudson Bay
Appendices: Meteorological observations. List of birds and eggs collected. List of plants collected. Notes on the fossils collected. List of the principal works and papers consulted in the preparation of the Report. Notes on the physical condition of the Eskimos.
Notes:
Title on added t.p.: Cruise of the Neptune.
Submitted to the Minister of Marine and Fisheries of Canada.
Folded map in pocket.
Includes index.
Scientific staff: A.P. Low, commander and geologist -- L.E. Borden, surgeon and botanist -- G.B. Faribault, assistant surgeon -- A. Halkett, naturalist -- C.F. King, topographer and meteorologist -- G.F. Caldwell, photographer.
Bibliography: p. 337-342.
Contributor:
Canada. Dept. of Marine and Fisheries.
OCLC:
17284367