Polar Hayes: the life and contributions of Isaac Israel Hayes, M.D.

In the mid-19th century as an ambitious young country expanded its horizons westward, Dr. Isaac Israel Hayes, a young physician from an Orthodox Quaker family in the rural farmland of Pennsylvania, turned his eyes to the North. As a member of the harrowing American arctic expedition under the comman...

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Main Author: Wamsley, Douglas W., 1958-
Corporate Author: American Philosophical Society
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Philadelphia : American Philosophical Society, 2009.
Series: Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ; v. 262.