Aspects of Arctic and sub-Arctic history: proceedings of the International Congress on the History of the Arctic and the Sub-Arctic Region, Reykjavķk, 18-21 June 1998
University of Iceland Press, in cooperation with the Institute of History, University of Iceland, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland, and the Stefansson Arctic Institute, 2000 - History - 623 pages
This book presents over sixty papers, the proceedings of the International Congress on the History of the Arctic and Sub-Arctic region held in Rekjavik, 18th-21st June 1998. The contributions are by scholars from eleven countries and deal with a wide variety of subjects.
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