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Greenland in pictures

Bernadine Bailey

Greenland in pictures

by Bernadine Bailey

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Sterling Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greenland.
    • Subjects:
    • Greenland.,
    • Greenland.

    • About the Edition

      Brief text and black and white photographs examine the geography, history, people, government, and economy of the largest island in the world.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Bernadine Bailey.
      SeriesVisual geography series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG743 .B18
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5310970M
      LC Control Number72095201

      sup for sale is one preowned hard covered book titled the bible in pictures. this was edited by rev. ralph kirby and printed in the usa. is dated and has pages in this book. i could not find any cuts, missing pages, or odors to this Rating: % positive. SPECTACULAR ARCTIC LAND AND SEA MAMMALS. The polar bear is the biggest predator, and perhaps the essence of the term wildlife. The white polar bear adorns Greenland’s national coat of arms as the symbol for an extensive country that is also home to other distinctive animals such as the musk ox, the narwhal and the walrus.

      Directed by Ric Roman Waugh. With Gerard Butler, Morena Baccarin, Roger Dale Floyd, Scott Glenn. A family struggles for survival in the face of a cataclysmic natural disaster. Greenland (Greenlandic: Kalaallit Nunaat; Danish: Grønland) is the world's largest island, in the Arctic far northeast of North thousands of years this icy landmass has been inhabited by Arctic peoples. In the 10th century it was settled by Vikings (or at least a small part of it was), and to this day it is part of the Kingdom of Denmark.

      It's easy to talk about Greenland as if it were some alien world. But Greenland isn't just glaciers and snow. An aerial view of Ilulissat, Greenland. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images. While it's true that about 80% of the country is covered by glaciers, many small towns and cities dot the coastlines. More t people call Greenland home. The part of Greenland now known as Thule was settled by Denmark in the early 20th century by explorer Knud Rasmussen, whose name graces the base community center. The U.S. government built weather and radio stations in the area beginning in , to help in the war effort against the Germans.


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