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Record #52559:

Edge of the world: Ross Island, Antarctica. A personal and historical narrative / Charles Neider.

Title: Edge of the world: Ross Island, Antarctica. A personal and historical narrative / Charles Neider.
Author(s): Neider, Charles.
Date: 1974.
Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday
Abstract: Narrative of author's residence on Ross Island as one of USARP personnel, summer 1970-71, with detailed accounts of life at bases and of his visits to Vostok Station and Taylor Valley; history of island and expeditions of Scott and Shackleton; transcripts of conversation with Sir Charles Wright in 1973 . Wright was member of Scott's 1910-13 Terra Nova Antarctic expedition, also based on Ross Island.
Keywords: 92 -- Biographies: Wright, Charles Seymour.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1910-13 Scott.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
Y -- Descriptive general accounts.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*76) -- Ross Dependency.
(*764) -- Ross Island.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*76)
SPRI record no.: 52559

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