1 edition of Antarctic compendium. found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Compendium--Antarctic meteorological stations|
|Contributions||Australia. Bureau of Meteorology.|
|LC Classifications||QC871.4 .A67 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (loose-leaf) ;|
|LC Control Number||94235214|
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Best Antarctica Books Antarctica Books for Antarctic Travelers and those dreaming of the Poles. If you are on your way to Antarctica this next season then keep reading. If you are dreaming about Antarctica, keep reading, and if you are inspired by polar travelers of yore and of present – keep reading. Below are some of the best Antarctica Books. You will receive a hardcover copy of Magwa's Magic Item Compendium plus a digital copy in PDF format. You will also receive volume 1 and volume 2 of the magic item card decks. Note: the cards are printed with only illustrations. The backs are blank and do not have item descriptions or mechanics. Shipping will be collected after the campaign. LessLocation: Midway, UT.
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First published inthe Compendium is an important reference tool for everyone who works in or visits the Antarctic Peninsula - setting forth updated site-descriptive information, census data, species presence/absence data, and regional maps compiled by the Antarctic Authors: Heather Lynch, Ron Naveen.
This compendium is a census of penguin breeding locations from Nov. through Feb. This edition revises Antarctic Peninsula regional maps, updates site-specific species presence/absence information, and summarizes recent Antarctic Site Inventory (ASI) census data for each site (with brief comments, as appropriate, whether populations are increasing or decreasing).
Antarctica Cruising Guide: A definitive field guide to Antarctica that caters to South Pole visitors traveling by luxury liner, adventure cruise, or private boat. This guide that is packed with color photos, wildlife descriptions and detailed area maps of the Antarctic Peninsula, Author: Amanda Zeisset.
Elizabeth Kolbert is the author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe, and has been a staff writer for the New Yorker since Prior to that, she was a reporter for the New York lives with her husband and three sons in Williamstown, MA. Francis Spufford writes for the Guardian and lives in Cambridge, England, with his wife and daughter.
He received a Somerset Maugham Award for his 5/5(4). This is widely regarded as being the best Antarctic book ever written, and by some - the best travel book ever written. Never out of print since first published in 'Cherry' was the 2nd youngest and one of the bravest on Captain Scott's famously fatal expedition of to be the first to reach the South Pole.
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The Ends of the Earth: An Anthology of the Finest Writing on the Arctic and the Antarctic by Elizabeth Kolbert delivers an extremely interesting and surprising read of these collections of stories.
The stories cover all sorts of interesting topics, covering everything from trying to reach the north pole, to taking measurements and experiments 5/5(4). Book Description. This third edition of Compendium of the World’s Languages has been thoroughly revised to provide up-to-date and accurate descriptions of a wide selection of natural language systems.
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Spark the imagination of a child. The book provides a brilliant illustration of how to apply scientific, social and environmental research to a specific topic of study. The author, Dr Louise Crossley, has worked in the Antarctic as an expedition and research station leader, and the book has been approved by the Australian Antarctic Division.5/5(1).
Book Description. This second edition of The Routledge Concise Compendium of the World’s Languages has been completely revised to provide up-to-date and accurate descriptions of a wide cross-section of natural-language cultural and historical notes as well as statistical data for each language have been checked, updated and in many cases expanded.
A collection of superb writing: a compendium of thoughts about the preservation of the Arctic and Antarctic regions. We are reminded of what we are in danger of losing. The challenge for us all, is to do something about GLOBAL WARMING. Dag Stomberg St.
Andrews, Scotland5/5(2). Antarctica is the coldest and driest continent on Earth – a place for adventure and a key area for global science. Research conducted there has received increasing international attention due to concerns over destruction of the ozone layer and the problem of global warming and melting ice shelves.
If you are interested in the Arctic or the Antarctic then this is a selection of 20 of the best books about the Arctic and Antartica you can read. I have read all of these them myself after spending a lot of time in the Arctic and can highly recommend them. Antarctica, a vast land remote from the other continents and still the least known of them all, provides a unique international laboratory for science.
Despite the costs, a growing number of countries are supporting basic scientific research on the continent and in its surrounding seas. This is a tremendous book that explains in clear, straight forward terms the effects of global warming as evidenced by changes in Antarctica - changes in the acidity of the Antarctic seas, the appearance (and disappearance) of species that for centuries have inhabited other parts of the sea floor or the surface of the Antarctic continent but /5(50).
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This fascinating book is an anthology of writings about the Arctic and the Antarctic. Most of the writings are nonfiction, but some are fiction. The author, Elizabeth Kolbert, is really the editor.
She wrote a paragraph introduction to each chapter, which helped put the writing into perspective/5. Kim Stanley Robinson's Antarctica is the rare sort of book that can make the walls dissolve around you while reading it, so that you are no longer surrounded by the comfortable environs of your living room, or bedroom, but rather are completely immersed in the world described by the novelist: in this case, the knee-weakening, heartache beauty of the frozen southern continent/5.
This is a book of book lists. Lists that make you smile, make you wonder, and see titles together in entirely new ways. From Bin Ladens bookshelf to the books most frequently left in hotels, from prisoners favorite books to Member of Parliaments most borrowed books, these lists are proof that a persons bookcase tells you everything you need to know about them, and/5.
The Greenpeace Book of Antarctica: A New View of the Seventh Continent by John May Doubleday, A beautifully illustrated compendium of all things Antarctic, from penguins to the growing human.Alfred Lansing’s best selling book tells the extraordinary tale of survival and recounts the epic stories of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.
It’s the gripping account of Shackleton’s legendary perseverance, his leadership and the attempts to bring his entire crew home safely after losing his ship in the ice; an unforgettable.Although the teenagers have read widely of the Antarctic and the icy, unforgiving sea that surrounds it, no book could prepare them for the journey ahead.
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