Stef: A Biography of Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canadian Arctic Explorer
University of British Columbia Press, 1986 - 317 pages
Scholarly biography which examines all of Stefansson's varied careers.
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The University Years
First Arctic Venture
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Writing on Ice: The Ethnographic Notebooks of Vilhjalmur Stefansson
Limited preview - 2001