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The Resource Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins, Gavin Francis

Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins, Gavin Francis

Label
Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins
Title
Empire Antarctica
Title remainder
ice, silence, & emperor penguins
Statement of responsibility
Gavin Francis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francis, Gavin
Dewey number
919.89
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Francis, Gavin
  • Antarctica
  • Emperor penguin
  • Natural history
Label
Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins, Gavin Francis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Chatto & Windus"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : a glimpse from the ice -- Imagining Antarctica -- The axis of the Atlantic -- Of kings and emperors -- Antarctica at last! -- High days and holidays -- The hinge of the continent -- Waiting for winter -- Darkness and light -- Midwinter -- The third quarter -- The promise of life -- Gathering light -- Freedom of the ice -- Of endings and beginnings -- Afterword : the memory of Antarctica
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781619021846
Lccn
2013018055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • ocn829451928
  • (OCoLC)829451928
Label
Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins, Gavin Francis
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Chatto & Windus"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : a glimpse from the ice -- Imagining Antarctica -- The axis of the Atlantic -- Of kings and emperors -- Antarctica at last! -- High days and holidays -- The hinge of the continent -- Waiting for winter -- Darkness and light -- Midwinter -- The third quarter -- The promise of life -- Gathering light -- Freedom of the ice -- Of endings and beginnings -- Afterword : the memory of Antarctica
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781619021846
Lccn
2013018055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • ocn829451928
  • (OCoLC)829451928

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