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The first book of the Antarctic

Joseph Bryan Icenhower

The first book of the Antarctic

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica,
  • Antarctica.
    • Subjects:
    • Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Antarctica.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the geography, wildlife, and exploration of Antarctica and the way of life of scientists conducting research on that icy continent.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Joseph B. Icenhower.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG860 .I25 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p.
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4770076M
      ISBN 100531004686
      LC Control Number78162310
      OCLC/WorldCa137580

      The ‘Winter Journey’, a component of Captain Scott’s British Antarctic Expedition , was planned by Dr Edward Wilson and was later referred to as the ‘Worst Journey in the World’. Wilson led a party of three, with Henry ‘Birdie’ Bowers and Apsley Cherry-Gerrard, from Cape Evans to Cape Crozier on Ross Island.   John Marra Crosses the Antarctic Circle. On 17th January, , Cook’s ship, with John Marra aboard, became the first to cross the Antarctic Circle. The County Cork man had made his own bit of history by becoming the first Irishman to do reach this historic milestone.   The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning is a unique journey through an austral summer, when a group of dedicated individuals—fifty-four people from five countries—picked up nearly three decades’ worth of garbage during a .


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