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Australia in the Antarctic

R. A. Swan

Australia in the Antarctic

interest, activity, and endeavour.

by R. A. Swan

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Published by Melbourne University Press in [Parkville, Australia] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica,
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Antarctica -- History.,
    • Australia -- Relations -- Antarctica.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG870 .S9 1962
      The Physical Object
      Pagination432 p.
      Number of Pages432
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5854805M
      LC Control Number62016084

      The Antarctic Artists & Writers Program provides opportunities for scholars in the humanities (painting, photography, writing, history, and other liberal arts) to work in Antarctica and the Southern Ocean. These visitors will be able to make observations at U.S. Antarctic Program stations and research camps and in wilderness areas.


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