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Discovery II in the Antarctic

John Coleman-Cooke

Discovery II in the Antarctic

by John Coleman-Cooke

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Published by Odhams Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discovery II (Steamship),
  • History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG870 .C64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination233 p.
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26537888M
    LC Control Number65087647

    Read "Voyages of Discovery in the Arctic and Antarctic Seas, and Round the World. Being personal narratives of attempts to reach the North and South poles. To which are added an autobiography, appendix and numerous illustrations. Volume 1." by Robert M'Cormick. available from Brand: Adegi Graphics LLC. The Botany The Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror, in the Years - , Part III, Flora Tasmaniae Vol I and II Joseph Dalton Hooker Published by J. Cramer ().

    RRS Discovery, the ship on Captain R.F. Scott's Antarctic expedition RRS Discovery II, a British Royal Research Ship in service – RRS Discovery (), a .   "A treasure of a book."—David McCullough The harrowing story of a pathbreaking naval expedition that set out to map the entire Pacific Ocean, dwarfing Lewis and Clark with its discoveries, from the New York Times bestselling author of Valiant Ambition and In the Hurricane's Eye. A New York Times Notable Book America's first frontier was not the West; it was the sea, and no one writes more /5(22).

      —from the diary of Thomas Orde Lees— “17 August. A sudden drop of 15deg in temperature should be expected to produce a sensation of cold, but quite the contrary is the case, for the sun shines brightly and the air is dry, and so it feels warmer than when it is twice as warm by . SUMMARY OF THIS BOOK This book contains the ACA, its regulations, and supplementary information. SECTION ONE: Regulations Pursuant to the Antarctic Conservation Act of It is unlawful, unless authorized by permit, to: 1. take native mammals or birds 2. enter specially designated areas 3. introduce nonindigenous species to Antarctica.


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Bellinghausen dismisses the belief that Antarctica exists – Dublin Journal 9th December Some 47 years earlier on 17th JanuaryHMS Resolution under the command of Captain James Cook, was the first vessel on record to cross the Antarctic Circle.

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