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Life Sciences | Mapping Antarctica - A Five Hundred Year Record of Discovery

Mapping Antarctica

A Five Hundred Year Record of Discovery

Clancy, Robert, Manning, John, Brolsma, Henk

2014, XXI, 328 p. 163 illus., 130 illus. in color.

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  • Provides comprehensive coverage of the story of Antarctica
  • Expert team of authors are familiar with the sense and substance of the maps as they relate to Antarctica
  • Addresses a broad audience: modern cartographer as well as historic map collector
  • Unique maps that historically trace the ideas, discovery and exploration of Antarctica
Everyone likes maps and maps are always used to illustrate the many books on the Antarctic. Here the focus is reversed with contemporary maps telling the story – one that should be attractive to the widest audience as it is a unique approach complimenting what has gone before and providing something different for all interested in Antarctica.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Antarctica - Exploration - Historical maps - Science

Related subjects » Geographical Information Systems - Geology - Global Change - Climate Change - Life Sciences

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