The Resource Science on ice : discovering the secrets of Antarctica, Veronika Meduna

Science on ice : discovering the secrets of Antarctica, Veronika Meduna

Label
Science on ice : discovering the secrets of Antarctica
Title
Science on ice
Title remainder
discovering the secrets of Antarctica
Statement of responsibility
Veronika Meduna
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Diving under the ice, surveying lichen forests and penguin colonies, drilling into the planet's history or recording the faint hum of the Big Bang: every year, scientists fro around the world head south to the coldest, windiest, driest and highest place on Earth. There on the frozen continent they tackle fundamental questions about life and the world around us. [This book] presents their ... discoveries."--Back cover
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
919.89
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Science on ice : discovering the secrets of Antarctica, Veronika Meduna
Label
Science on ice : discovering the secrets of Antarctica, Veronika Meduna
Publication
Note
New Zealand author
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.210-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A land of ice -- Uncovering the past -- Life on ice -- True Antarcticans -- Oasis in a frozen desert -- Coda: beyond the ice
Control code
13946262
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9781869405830
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) PALM354889
  • (NLNZils)1532429
  • (Nz)13946262
  • (OCoLC)767879443

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