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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
  • Year the world discovered Antarctica
  • Nineteen twelve
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronciles the 1912 expeditions to Antarctica, including those by Roald Amundsen, Wilhelm Filchner, and Douglas Mawson
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turney, Chris
Dewey number
  • 919.89
  • 910.922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G860
LC item number
.T87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Antarctica
Label
1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica, Chris Turney
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223101809524
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [314]-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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, 1910-1913 -- 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 -- Locked in : Wilhelm Filchner and the Second German 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
358 p.
Isbn
9781582437897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
788236581
Label
1912 : the year the world discovered Antarctica, Chris Turney
Publication
Bar code
31223101809524
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [314]-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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, 1910-1913 -- 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 -- Locked in : Wilhelm Filchner and the Second German 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
358 p.
Isbn
9781582437897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
788236581

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