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Exploration and exploitation of the Arctic: hunters and trappers, whalers and sealers

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Bob Headland, of the Scott Polar Research Institute, will talk about polar exploration and how many of the geographical discoveries were made by those exploiting the living resources. He will indicate the nature of these industries, ancient and modern, and their contributions to our knowledge of the Arctic.

This talk is part of the Cambridge Natural History Society series.

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