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Record #183718:

Unknown waters: a firsthand account of the historic under-ice survey of the Siberian continental shelf by USS Queenfish / Captain Alfred Scott McLaren ; foreword by William R. Anderson.

Title: Unknown waters: a firsthand account of the historic under-ice survey of the Siberian continental shelf by USS Queenfish / Captain Alfred Scott McLaren ; foreword by William R. Anderson.
Author(s): McLaren, Alfred Scott,
Anderson, William R.,
Date: 2008.
Publisher: Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press
Abstract: Account of hazardous expedition (Arctic-Siberian Continental Shelf Exploration, or SUBICEX 1-70) by submarine Queenfish (SSN-651), which made first survey of Siberian continental shelf in 1970. Describes dangers posed by deep-draft sea ice, shallow waters and possible detection by Soviet Union. Voyage retraced USS Nautilus's 1958 route across Chukchi Sea and Arctic Ocean via North Pole.
Notes:

Reviewed by William Barr in Polar Record, 2009, 45(233) :187-188.

Keywords: 629.127 -- Submarines.
528.47 -- Surveying, hydrographic and coastal.
551.46 -- Oceanography, physical.
551.462 -- Submarine topography, bottom forms.
551.462.32 -- Continental shelves.
551.326.7 -- Sea ice.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1970 SUBICEX.
359 -- Navy.
X -- Biographies and obituaries.
(*60) -- Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters.
(*68) -- Arctic Ocean, seas adjacent to Russia.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*60) : 551.462.32
ISBN: 9780817316020
SPRI record no.: 183718

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