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The Resource The crossing of Antarctica : the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958, by Vivian Fuchs and Edmund Hillary

The crossing of Antarctica : the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958, by Vivian Fuchs and Edmund Hillary

Label
The crossing of Antarctica : the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958
Title
The crossing of Antarctica
Title remainder
the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958
Statement of responsibility
by Vivian Fuchs and Edmund Hillary
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed account of the first full crossing of Antarctica via the South Pole by the Commonwealth Expedition. This crossing was completed on March 2, 1958, when two groups, one traveling south from Shackleton Base under Dr. Fuchs' direction and the other traveling north from Ross Island under Sir Edmund Hillary's direction, met at Scott Base
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919.9
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G850 1955
LC item number
.F8 1958a
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The crossing of Antarctica : the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958, by Vivian Fuchs and Edmund Hillary
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
759597
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st American ed..
Extent
xv, 328 p.
Lccn
59005292
Other physical details
ill. (part col.), maps, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01269885
  • (OCoLC)1269885
Label
The crossing of Antarctica : the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958, by Vivian Fuchs and Edmund Hillary
Publication
Control code
759597
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st American ed..
Extent
xv, 328 p.
Lccn
59005292
Other physical details
ill. (part col.), maps, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01269885
  • (OCoLC)1269885

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