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Record #14632:

South Georgia: the British Empire's subantarctic outpost. A synopsis of the history of the island / Leonard Harrison Matthews.

Title: South Georgia: the British Empire's subantarctic outpost. A synopsis of the history of the island / Leonard Harrison Matthews.
Author(s): Matthews, Leonard Harrison.
Date: 1931.
Publisher: Bristol: John Wright
Abstract: Authoritative account. After general description of island, subjects of chapters include: early voyages; sealing industry; nineteenth-century voyages; and whaling activities during twentieth-century.
Keywords: 639.247.4 -- Sealing industry.
639.245.1 -- Whaling industry.
93 -- History.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
001.92 -- General account.
V -- History.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*722.5) -- Falkland Islands Dependencies.
(*723) -- South Georgia and Shag Rocks.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SPC: (*723)[1931]
SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*723)[1931]
SPRI record no.: 14632

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