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The Resource An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science, Edward J. Larson

An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science, Edward J. Larson

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An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science
Title
An empire of ice
Title remainder
Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Larson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title offers a different perspective on the Antarctic expeditions of the early 20th century by looking at the British efforts for what they actually were - massive scientific enterprises in which reaching the South Pole was but a spectacular sideshow
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StDuBDS
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Larson, Edward J.
Dewey number
  • 919.8'9
  • 919.89
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Antarctica
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Scott, Robert Falcon
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Geography
Label
An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science, Edward J. Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780300154085
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300154085
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science, Edward J. Larson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780300154085
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300154085
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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