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Empire Antarctica - a book by Francis, Gavin

Empire Antarctica

Ice, Silence, and Emperor Penguins

Empire Antarctica( )
Author: Francis, Gavin
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Counterpoint LLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.00
Book Description:

Gavin Francis fulfilled a lifetime's ambition when he spent fourteen months as the basecamp doctor at Halley, a profoundly isolated British research station on the Caird Coast of Antarctica. So remote, it is said to be easier to evacuate a casualty from the International Space Station than it is to bring someone out of Halley in winter. Antarctica offered a year of unparalleled silence and solitude, with few distractions and a very little human history, but also a...
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Detailed Subjects: Travel / Polar Regions
Nature / Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.156 Pounds

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