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

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Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins
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Empire Antarctica
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ice, silence, & emperor penguins
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Gavin Francis
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eng
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Title
Empire Antarctica
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Summary
Describes the author's time working as a basecamp doctor at Antarctica's Halley research station and his fascination with the emperor penguin community that shared the icy continent with him
Subject
Genre
Writing style
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10223225
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919.89
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G860
LC item number
.F73 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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ice, silence, and emperor penguins
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ice, silence, and emperor penguins
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Gavin Francis
Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins, Gavin Francis
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Empire Antarctica : ice, silence, & emperor penguins, Gavin Francis
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Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Chatto & Windus"--Title page verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260)
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 -- Afterwod : the memory of Antarctica
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ocn829451928
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
ix, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781619021846
Lccn
2013018055
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)829451928

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