Krusenstern Island

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Krusenstern Island (and similar names) is a toponym honoring the Baltic German explorer Adam Johann von Krusenstern (1770–1846). It was and sometimes still is used for a number of places in the Pacific Ocean:


  1. ^ a b c Murphy (1951): pp. 17–18
  2. ^ Marcus Baker (1902). Geographic Dictionary of Alaska. U.S. Government Printing Office. pp. 252, 268.