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" ... matter. The ordinary jacket does not admit sufficient oxygen to insure combustion at high altitudes. The lower half of the jacket, at least, should be made of wiregauze so as to admit all the air possible. We found the low temperature, —4 and... "
Peaks and Glaciers of Nun Kun: A Record of Pioneer-exploration and ... - Page 96
by Mrs. Fanny Bullock Workman, William Hunter Workman - 1909
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The Geographical Journal, Volume 31

Electronic journals - 1908
...possible. We found the low temperature, —4 and —6 Fahr., and even that of 17 and 10 Fahr, with strong wind, trying, at night. Arctic explorers...can encase themselves in furs without suffering from the weight. There the air also contains sufficient oxygen to enable them to breathe freely under any...
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Appalachia, Volume 11

Appalachian Mountains - 1908
...possible. We found the low temperature, — 4 and — 6 Fahr., and even that of 17 and 10 Fahr. with strong wind, trying at night. Arctic explorers...can encase themselves in furs without suffering from the weight. There the air also contains sufficient oxygen to enable them to breathe freely under any...
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The Geographical Journal, Volume 31

Electronic journals - 1908
...air possible. We found the low temperature, -4 and -6 Pahr., and even that of 17 and 10 Fahr. with strong wind, trying, at night. Arctic explorers...can encase themselves in furs without suffering from the weight. There the air also contains sufficient oxygen to enable them to breathe freely under any...
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