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Record #185797:

Ending in ice: the revolutionary idea and tragic expedition of Alfred Wegener / Roger M McCoy.

Title: Ending in ice: the revolutionary idea and tragic expedition of Alfred Wegener / Roger M McCoy.
Author(s): McCoy, Roger M.
Date: 2006.
Publisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press
Abstract: Account of Wegener's struggle with scientific community's rejection of his theory of continental drift; also of tragic 1930-31 Greenland expedition that ended Wegener's life.
Keywords: 5(091) -- History of science.
551.241 -- Plate tectonics.
92 -- Biographies: Wegener, Alfred Lothar.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1930-31 Wegener.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*38) -- Greenland.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*38) : 91(08)[1930-31]
ISBN: 9780195188578
SPRI record no.: 185797

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