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The Resource Antarctica : the complete story, David McGonigal, Lynn Woodworth ; [foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary]

Antarctica : the complete story, David McGonigal, Lynn Woodworth ; [foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary]

Label
Antarctica : the complete story
Title
Antarctica
Title remainder
the complete story
Statement of responsibility
David McGonigal, Lynn Woodworth ; [foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary]
Title variation
Complete story, Antarctica
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGonigal, David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • treaties
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Woodworth, Lynn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antarctica
  • Natural history
  • Antarctica
  • Antarctica
Label
Antarctica : the complete story, David McGonigal, Lynn Woodworth ; [foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes the full text of the Antarctic Treaty 1961 (p. 577-579)
  • Issued in a slipcase
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 586-588) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The geology of the poles -- The polar environment -- The Antarctic Peninsula -- The Ross Sea and East Antarctica -- The sub-Antarctic islands -- The Arctic -- Antarctic ecology -- Seals and sea lions -- Whales, dolphins and porpoises -- Seabirds -- Penguins -- Arctic wildlife -- Early explorers, 1487-1900 -- The heroic age, 1901-1917 -- Modern explorers, 1921-1959 -- Arctic exploration -- Managing the poles -- Conquering the poles -- Living and working in the cold -- Resources
Control code
000023272738
Dimensions
35 cm. +
Extent
608 p.
Isbn
9781869414702
Isbn Type
(hbk.) :
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System details
  • System requirements: Windows: IBM PC or compatible; MPC2-compliant PC; Windows 95, 98 or NT4, 586 or Pentium processor; 32M RAM; approx. 48 M RAM if opening Internet links; 2x CD-ROM (24x recommended)
  • System requirements: Macintosh: Power Macintosh; System 7.6.1 or later; 32M RAM; approx. 48 M RAM if opening Internet links; 2x CD-ROM (24x recommended)
Label
Antarctica : the complete story, David McGonigal, Lynn Woodworth ; [foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary]
Publication
Note
  • Includes the full text of the Antarctic Treaty 1961 (p. 577-579)
  • Issued in a slipcase
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 586-588) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The geology of the poles -- The polar environment -- The Antarctic Peninsula -- The Ross Sea and East Antarctica -- The sub-Antarctic islands -- The Arctic -- Antarctic ecology -- Seals and sea lions -- Whales, dolphins and porpoises -- Seabirds -- Penguins -- Arctic wildlife -- Early explorers, 1487-1900 -- The heroic age, 1901-1917 -- Modern explorers, 1921-1959 -- Arctic exploration -- Managing the poles -- Conquering the poles -- Living and working in the cold -- Resources
Control code
000023272738
Dimensions
35 cm. +
Extent
608 p.
Isbn
9781869414702
Isbn Type
(hbk.) :
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System details
  • System requirements: Windows: IBM PC or compatible; MPC2-compliant PC; Windows 95, 98 or NT4, 586 or Pentium processor; 32M RAM; approx. 48 M RAM if opening Internet links; 2x CD-ROM (24x recommended)
  • System requirements: Macintosh: Power Macintosh; System 7.6.1 or later; 32M RAM; approx. 48 M RAM if opening Internet links; 2x CD-ROM (24x recommended)

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