Arctic Archipelago love

Arctic Archipelago

Definitions

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  • n. all the islands that lie to the north of mainland Canada and the Arctic Circle

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Other coincidences include but are not limited to: 1. The Tule culture which spread eastward from Northern Alaska, across the Arctic Archipelago about 1,000 years ago and then later disappeared.

    Rutherford, Mann et al [2005] « Climate Audit

  • British Government transferred to Canada all its rights and claims over the islands in the Arctic Archipelago and all other British territory in North America save Newfoundland and its strip of Labrador.

    The Canadian Dominion; a chronicle of our northern neighbor

  • When this motion is completely arrested, I suggest that we blow up the Aleutian Isles and enlarge Bering Strait, so as to allow what corresponds to the Atlantic Gulf Stream in the Pacific to enter the Arctic Archipelago, which I have calculated will raise the average temperature of that entire region about thirty degrees, thereby still further increasing the amount of available land.

    A Journey in Other Worlds

  • Stream in the Pacific to enter the Arctic Archipelago, which I have calculated will raise the average temperature of that entire region about thirty degrees, thereby still further increasing the amount of available land.

    A journey in other worlds A romance of the future

  • No further attempt will be made here to prove the necessity for a tract of land, an archipelago, or an area of very shallow water situated between the present Arctic Archipelago and Siberia.

    The North Pole Its Discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club

  • Arctic Archipelago to the marginal waters off the portion of the coast of Siberia lying east of the New Siberian Islands.

    The North Pole Its Discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club

  • Arctic Archipelago to the Arctic Ocean, and then easterly along the northern coast of Grant Land to Cape Columbia.

    The North Pole Its Discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club

  • McClure was knighted and showered with cash - the legacies of both are bound by a watery historical note: their ships lie on the ocean floor beneath Canada's Arctic Archipelago.

    Thestar.com - Home Page

  • On the Arctic Archipelago and the northern mainland is the tundra, with its mosses and lichen, permafrost, near-year-round snow cover, and ice fields.

    Yahoo! Search: canada

  • Um …. one really does have to wonder about the sanity of these people, particularly in this day and age of the Interweb Tubes - anyone can quickly look at the temperatures in the cold regions - e.g., with just a few mouse clicks, I can see that right now the temperature at Resolute, the Canadian outpost high in the Arctic Archipelago, is - 36F.

    RedState

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