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Record #200096:

Antarctica: a biography / David Day.

Title: Antarctica: a biography / David Day.
Author(s): Day, David.
Date: 2012.
Publisher: Sydney, NSW: Knopf
Abstract: Provides chronological history of discovery and exploration of Antarctic, with emphasis on conflicting territorial claims of nations, and methods used to support those claims. Covers period from 1770s to 2012, and includes discussion of Antarctic Treaty System and role of science.
Keywords: 91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
93"17" -- Eighteenth century.
32 -- Politics.
327 -- International relations.
34 -- Law and legislation.
341.223 -- Territorial claims.
341.24 -- Treaties, international: Antarctic Treaty System (ATS).
V -- History.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*7) : 91(091)[2012]
ISBN: 9781741669084
SPRI record no.: 200096

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876 ## ‡zReviewed by Klaus Dodds in Polar Record, doi: 10.1017/S0032247414000096, published online 20 February 2014; and by Robert B. Stephenson in Nimrod : the journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School. 2013, 7 :133-136; and by Charles R. Bentley in Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research. 2014, 46(2) :528-531, doi: 10.1657/1938-4246-46-46.2.528
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