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The Resource 1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica, Chris Turney

1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica, Chris Turney

Label
1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica
Title
1912
Title remainder
the year the world discovered Antarctica
Statement of responsibility
Chris Turney
Title variation
Nineteen twelve
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
919.89
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica, Chris Turney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Looking Polewards : early ventures South -- An audacious plan : Ernest Shackleton and the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-1909 -- A new land : Robert Scott and the Terra Nova Expedition, 1919-1913 -- Of reindeer, ponies, and automobiles : Roald Amundsen and the Norwegian bid for the South Pole, 1910-1912 -- The Dash Patrol : Nobu Shirase and the Japanese South Polar Expedition, 1910-1912 -- Wilhelm Filchner and the Second Germany Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1912 -- Ice-cold in Denison : Douglas Mawson and the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1913 -- Martyrs to Gondwanaland : the cost of scientific exploration -- Appendix. Lord Curzon's notes
Control code
1126444
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
358 p.
Isbn
9781582437897
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica, Chris Turney
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Looking Polewards : early ventures South -- An audacious plan : Ernest Shackleton and the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-1909 -- A new land : Robert Scott and the Terra Nova Expedition, 1919-1913 -- Of reindeer, ponies, and automobiles : Roald Amundsen and the Norwegian bid for the South Pole, 1910-1912 -- The Dash Patrol : Nobu Shirase and the Japanese South Polar Expedition, 1910-1912 -- Wilhelm Filchner and the Second Germany Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1912 -- Ice-cold in Denison : Douglas Mawson and the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1913 -- Martyrs to Gondwanaland : the cost of scientific exploration -- Appendix. Lord Curzon's notes
Control code
1126444
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
358 p.
Isbn
9781582437897
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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