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Let heroes speak : Antarctic explorers, 1772-1922, Michael H. Rosove

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Let heroes speak : Antarctic explorers, 1772-1922
Title
Let heroes speak
Title remainder
Antarctic explorers, 1772-1922
Statement of responsibility
Michael H. Rosove
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on the explorers' and adventurers' own words, a detailed history of Antarctic discover chronicles the exploits and adventures of the courageous individuals who have journeyed to the harsh landscape of Antarctica, including James Cook, Charles Wilkes, Henryk Johan Bull, Robert F. Scott, and ERnest Shackleton. Reprint
Biography type
collective biography
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176970
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919.8904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G874
LC item number
.R67 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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Antarctic explorers, 1772-1922
Label
Let heroes speak : Antarctic explorers, 1772-1922, Michael H. Rosove
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-336) and index
Contents
  • James Cook (1772-1775) -- Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1819-1821) -- Sealing and early scientific voyages (1819-1830) -- John Biscoe, John Balleny, and the Enderby voyages (1830-1850) -- Jules S.C. Dumont d'Urville (1837-1840) -- Charles Wilkes (1838-1842) -- James Clark Ross (1839-1843) -- Whaling, sealing, and scientific voyages (1841-1899) -- Henryk Johan Bull (1893-1895)
  • Adrien V. de Gerlache (1897-1899) -- Carsten E. Borchgrevink (1898-1900) -- Robert F. Scott (1901-1904) -- Erich D. von Drygalski (1901-1903) -- Otto Nordenskjold (1901-1904) -- William S. Bruce (1902-1904) -- Jean-Baptiste Charcot (1903-1905) -- Ernest H. Shackleton (1907-1909) -- Jean-Baptiste Charcot (1908-1910) -- Roald Amundsen (1910-1912) -- Robert F. Scott (1910-1913) -- Wilhelm Filchner (1911-1912) -- Douglas A. Mawson (1911-1914) -- Ernest H. Shackleton (1914-1917) -- John L. Cope (1920-1922) -- Ernest H. Shackleton (1921-1922)
Control code
4327078
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 358 p.
Isbn
9781557509673
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
99056907
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42786287
  • (OCoLC)42786287
Label
Let heroes speak : Antarctic explorers, 1772-1922, Michael H. Rosove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-336) and index
Contents
  • James Cook (1772-1775) -- Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1819-1821) -- Sealing and early scientific voyages (1819-1830) -- John Biscoe, John Balleny, and the Enderby voyages (1830-1850) -- Jules S.C. Dumont d'Urville (1837-1840) -- Charles Wilkes (1838-1842) -- James Clark Ross (1839-1843) -- Whaling, sealing, and scientific voyages (1841-1899) -- Henryk Johan Bull (1893-1895)
  • Adrien V. de Gerlache (1897-1899) -- Carsten E. Borchgrevink (1898-1900) -- Robert F. Scott (1901-1904) -- Erich D. von Drygalski (1901-1903) -- Otto Nordenskjold (1901-1904) -- William S. Bruce (1902-1904) -- Jean-Baptiste Charcot (1903-1905) -- Ernest H. Shackleton (1907-1909) -- Jean-Baptiste Charcot (1908-1910) -- Roald Amundsen (1910-1912) -- Robert F. Scott (1910-1913) -- Wilhelm Filchner (1911-1912) -- Douglas A. Mawson (1911-1914) -- Ernest H. Shackleton (1914-1917) -- John L. Cope (1920-1922) -- Ernest H. Shackleton (1921-1922)
Control code
4327078
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 358 p.
Isbn
9781557509673
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
99056907
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42786287
  • (OCoLC)42786287

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