Exploring the Extreme : 400 Years of AdventureBook - 2001
Far more complete than competing narratives of Antarctic exploration, this travel adventure documents dozens of voyages, from the earliest days of long-distance sea travel through the rapacious exploitation of seal and whale in the 19th century to the 20th-century expeditions racing to the South Pole. 25 photos.
Publisher: Chicago : Chicago Review Press, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 919.89 Landis 2001
Characteristics: xix, 395 p. :,ill., maps ;,24 cm.
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