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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

Label
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Edward J.
Dewey number
919.8/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
G872.B8
LC item number
L37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antarctica
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Scott, Robert Falcon
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
Label
An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science, Edward J. Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-315) 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
"Three cheers for the dogs" -- A compass pointing south -- The empire's mapmaker -- In Challenger's wake -- Taking the measure of men -- March to the penguins -- Discovering a continent's past -- The meaning of ice -- Epilogue : heroes' requiem
Control code
1294908
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 326 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780300154085
Isbn Type
(clothbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010044396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1294908
  • (Sirsi) 1294908
  • (OCoLC)670375635
Label
An empire of ice : Scott, Shackleton, and the heroic age of Antarctic science, Edward J. Larson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-315) 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
"Three cheers for the dogs" -- A compass pointing south -- The empire's mapmaker -- In Challenger's wake -- Taking the measure of men -- March to the penguins -- Discovering a continent's past -- The meaning of ice -- Epilogue : heroes' requiem
Control code
1294908
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 326 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780300154085
Isbn Type
(clothbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010044396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1294908
  • (Sirsi) 1294908
  • (OCoLC)670375635

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