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Record #117113:

Husvik or Stromness?: a South Georgia enigma / Michael J. Gilkes.

Title: Husvik or Stromness?: a South Georgia enigma / Michael J. Gilkes.
Author(s): Gilkes, Michael J.
Date: 1992.
In: Polar Record. (1992.), Vol. 28(166) (1992)
Abstract: Cites inconsistencies in Sir Ernest Shackleton's book South and personal familiarity with region around Husvik and Stromness whaling stations to cast doubt on recent designation by Antarctic Place-Names Committee of north-west valley leading to Stromness as Shackleton Valley. Note by Burley in same issue of Polar Record supports choice of Committee.
Notes:

Polar Record. Vol. 28(166) :236-237 (1992).

Keywords: 801.311 -- Place-names.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1914-17 Shackleton.
93"191" -- 1910-1919.
V -- History.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*723) -- South Georgia and Shag Rocks.
SPRI record no.: 117113

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