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Antarctica : exploring the extreme : 400 years of adventure

Author: Marilyn J Landis
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, 2003, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st paperback edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn J Landis
ISBN: 1556524803 9781556524806
OCLC Number: 53099467
Description: xix, 395 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. General exploration : from the concept of Antarctica to the Antarctica Treaty --
1. The search for Terra Australis incognita --
2. In search of seals with further discoveries --
3. The end of an era --
4. The search for the south magnetic pole --
5. Antarctic whaling : diminishing returns --
6. Triumph and tragedy : the South Pole expeditions --
The making of a treaty --
pt. 2. Regional exploration : four antarctic regions and subantarctic islands --
8. Antarctic peninsula exploration --
9. Weddell Sea exploration --
10. Ross Sea exploration --
11. East Antarctica exploration --
12. Exploring selected subantarctic islands --
pt. 3. Exploring Antarctica's geography and wildlife --
13. The hub of Gondwana --
14. Exploring Antarctica's wildlife.
Responsibility: Marilyn J. Landis.

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