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Author Stump, Edmund.

Title The roof at the bottom of the world : discovering the Transantarctic Mountains / Edmund Stump
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 254 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Contents Through the portal : discoveries along coastal Victoria Land -- From the sea to the ice plateau : the crossing of Victoria Land -- Fire, ice, and the magnetic pole : further discoveries in Victoria Land -- Penetrating the interior : discoveries in the central Transantarctic Mountains -- Beyond the horizon : discoveries in the Queen Maud Mountains -- Earth's land's end : the exploration of Scott glacier -- To the IGY and beyond : filling in the spaces
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Geology -- Antarctica -- Transantarctic Mountains.
Orogeny -- Antarctica -- Transantarctic Mountains.
Transantarctic Mountains (Antarctica)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300178468 (electronic bk.)
9780300178463 (electronic bk.)