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Record #117426:

Hobart and the polar regions, 1830-1930 / Ann Margaret Savours.

Title: Hobart and the polar regions, 1830-1930 / Ann Margaret Savours.
Author(s): Savours, Ann Margaret.
Date: 1992.
Publisher: Hobart: State Library of Tasmania
In: Tasmanian insights : essays in honour of Geoffrey Thomas Stilwell. (1992.),
Abstract: Traces Hobart's history as point of departure for numerous Antarctic expeditions, beginning with James Clark Ross's 1839 expedition to fix South Magnetic Pole and concluding with Sir Douglas Mawson's 1930 departure on second part of BANZARE. Arctic connection mainly through explorer Sir John Franklin's Lieutenant-Governorship of Tasmania. Uses contemporary accounts to depict Hobart social scene surrounding polar exploration.
Notes:

In: Tasmanian insights : essays in honour of Geoffrey Thomas Stilwell / Gillian Winter, ed.

Keywords: .000(410) -- British author.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(946) -- Tasmania.
SPRI record no.: 117426

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