Call Number:
919.89 FRANCIS
  
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Publisher, Date:
Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint, [2013]
Description:
ix, 260 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
  
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Notes:
"First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Chatto & Windus"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Preface : a glimpse from the ice -- Imagining Antarctica -- The axis of the Atlantic -- Of kings and emperors -- Antarctica at last! -- High days and holidays -- The hinge of the continent -- Waiting for winter -- Darkness and light -- Midwinter -- The third quarter -- The promise of life -- Gathering light -- Freedom of the ice -- Of endings and beginnings -- Afterword : the memory of Antarctica.
ISBN:
9781619021846 (hbk.)
1619021846 (hbk.)
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