The Crystal Desert: Summers in Antarctica

By: Campbell, David G.

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Surveys the history of the Antarctica Peninsula, from its exploration to its exploitation to the researches of contemporary scientists and explores the evolution of its unusual animal life. ----------- Winner of the John Burroughs Medal for excellence in natural history in 1994. The winner of the Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship Award. Near Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket Two reviews laid in. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, Minimal shelf handling wear. Owner sticker on front flyleaf, page ridges faintly foxed, Dust Jacket with price clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo. 9.25 inches tall 308 pp. with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Map endpages

Title: The Crystal Desert: Summers in Antarctica

Author Name: Campbell, David G.

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1992

ISBN Number: 039558969X

ISBN Number 13: 9780395589694

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011837

Keywords: Antarctica; Antarctic Ocean; Campbell, David G.; Description and travel; General; Journeys; Nature; Summer,