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Mawson : a life

Autor Philip J Ayres
Vydavatel: Carlton South, Vic. : Miegunyah Press at Melbourne University Press, 1999.
Edice: Miegunyah Press series, 2nd ser., no. 27.
Vydání/formát:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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"In the heroic age of polar exploration, Sir Douglas Mawson stands in the first rank. His Antartic expeditions of 1911-14 and 1929-31 resulted in Australia's claiming 40 per cent of the sixth continent. The sole survivor of an epic 300-mile trek, Mawson was also a scientist of national stature." "Philip Ayres has now uncovered, from many unpublished sources, a complex and interesting figure. He portrays Mawson the  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: Biography
Doplňující formát: Online version:
Ayres, Philip J.
Mawson.
Carlton South, Vic. : Miegunyah Press at Melbourne University Press, 1999
(OCoLC)891403814
Osoba: Douglas Mawson; Douglas Mawson
Typ materiálu: Biography, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Philip J Ayres
ISBN: 0522848117 9780522848113
OCLC číslo: 43570901
Popis: xx, 321 pages, [56] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm.
Název edice: Miegunyah Press series, 2nd ser., no. 27.
Odpovědnost: Philip Ayres.
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A comprehensive biography of this tall, quiet figure. Ayres not only illuminates Mawson's many achievements but also enables us to know and understand him as a human being. The icon both converges  Přečíst více...

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