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National Geographic expeditions atlas.

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.). Book Division.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Celebrates the achievements of National Geographic's most notable pioneers including John Glenn, Jane Goodall, and Jacque Cousteau, highlighting such sections as polar exploration, flight and space, and archaeology.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: National Geographic Society (U.S.). Book Division.
ISBN: 0792276167 9780792276166 0792276175 9780792276173
OCLC Number: 43185934
Notes: "Prepared by the Book Division"--Page 310.
One page folds out to reveal a larger map and a timeline for the expeditions.
Description: 310 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Foreword / Peter H. Raven --
Introduction / Bart McDowell --
The Lay of the Land / Cynthia Russ Ramsay --
To the Ends of the Earth / Kim Heacox --
Into Thin Air / William R. Newcott --
Beyond the Horizon / Toni Eugene --
The Deep / Catherine Herbert Howell --
Searching for the Past / George E. Stuart --
The Family of Man / Leslie Allen.
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Written by contributors to the National Geographic, this atlas describes the hardships and achievements of staff and affiliates of the Society over the last 100 years in a number of disciplines  Read more...

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