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The Resource Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego : 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world : proceedings of "Otto Nordenskjöld's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish scientists in Patagonia : a symposium", held in Buenos Aires, La Plata and Ushuaia, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003, edited by Jorge Rabassa & María Laura Borla

Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego : 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world : proceedings of "Otto Nordenskjöld's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish scientists in Patagonia : a symposium", held in Buenos Aires, La Plata and Ushuaia, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003, edited by Jorge Rabassa & María Laura Borla

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Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego : 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world : proceedings of "Otto Nordenskjöld's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish scientists in Patagonia : a symposium", held in Buenos Aires, La Plata and Ushuaia, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003
Title
Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego
Title remainder
100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world : proceedings of "Otto Nordenskjöld's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish scientists in Patagonia : a symposium", held in Buenos Aires, La Plata and Ushuaia, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jorge Rabassa & María Laura Borla
Title variation
Antarctic Peninsula and Tierra del Fuego
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book includes a selection of the most significant contributions presented at the international symposium held in Argentina in March 2003. The meeting commemorated the Nordenskjöld's expedition, Swedish-Argentine early scientific fieldwor
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
919.8/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G850 1901 .S84
LC item number
A58 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Rabassa, Jorge
  • Borla, María Laura
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  • Svenska sydpolar-expeditionen
  • Nordenskjöld, Otto
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Antarctica
  • Antarctica
  • Nordenskjöld, Otto
  • Svenska sydpolar-expeditionen
  • TRAVEL
  • Discovery and exploration, Argentine
  • Discovery and exploration, Swedish
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Travel
  • Antarctica
Label
Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego : 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world : proceedings of "Otto Nordenskjöld's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish scientists in Patagonia : a symposium", held in Buenos Aires, La Plata and Ushuaia, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003, edited by Jorge Rabassa & María Laura Borla
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; List of contributors; Part 1: Natural History; The work of Nordic geologists in Argentina; Carl Caldenius and other links between the Nordenskjöld expedition and recent Argentine-Swedish cooperation in Quaternary geology; Straddling the Drake Passage: A summary of Otto Nordenskjöld's and his geological co-worker's achievements in Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego and the Antarctic Peninsula; Swedish glaciological work around the Weddell Sea during the last century
  • Late Cretaceous-Early Tertiary marine and terrestrial vertebrates from James Ross Basin, Antarctic Peninsula: A reviewAn appraisal of the report by Einar Lönnberg (1905) on fishes collected by the Swedish South Polar Expedition; Botany during the Swedish Antarctic expedition 1901-1903; Ozone and UV-B irradiances over Antarctica in the last decades; Salt-marsh vegetation as biological indicator of increased solar UV-B radiation consequence of ozone global depletion
  • One hundred years ago: The Swedish Expedition to the South Pole (October 16th, 1901, Göteborg-December 2nd, 1903, Buenos Aires). Its scientific production and historical implicationsPart 2: Human Sciences; Pioneers of scientific cooperation: About memory, oblivion and representations of the past; South Polar imaginations and geopolitical realities -- Contextualising Otto Nordensjöld's scientific internationalism and its limits; Open horizons: A trek through Otto Nordenskjöld's many landscapes
  • Pemmican and penguin-breast, but no pie: Daily problems of Polar explorers during the Heroic Age of Antarctic explorationTo remember and restore the Argentine rescuers of the Nordenskjöld Expedition 1901-1903; Sea nomads of the Beagle Channel and surrounding areas
Control code
86068639
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415413794
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)86068639
Label
Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego : 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world : proceedings of "Otto Nordenskjöld's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish scientists in Patagonia : a symposium", held in Buenos Aires, La Plata and Ushuaia, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003, edited by Jorge Rabassa & María Laura Borla
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; List of contributors; Part 1: Natural History; The work of Nordic geologists in Argentina; Carl Caldenius and other links between the Nordenskjöld expedition and recent Argentine-Swedish cooperation in Quaternary geology; Straddling the Drake Passage: A summary of Otto Nordenskjöld's and his geological co-worker's achievements in Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego and the Antarctic Peninsula; Swedish glaciological work around the Weddell Sea during the last century
  • Late Cretaceous-Early Tertiary marine and terrestrial vertebrates from James Ross Basin, Antarctic Peninsula: A reviewAn appraisal of the report by Einar Lönnberg (1905) on fishes collected by the Swedish South Polar Expedition; Botany during the Swedish Antarctic expedition 1901-1903; Ozone and UV-B irradiances over Antarctica in the last decades; Salt-marsh vegetation as biological indicator of increased solar UV-B radiation consequence of ozone global depletion
  • One hundred years ago: The Swedish Expedition to the South Pole (October 16th, 1901, Göteborg-December 2nd, 1903, Buenos Aires). Its scientific production and historical implicationsPart 2: Human Sciences; Pioneers of scientific cooperation: About memory, oblivion and representations of the past; South Polar imaginations and geopolitical realities -- Contextualising Otto Nordensjöld's scientific internationalism and its limits; Open horizons: A trek through Otto Nordenskjöld's many landscapes
  • Pemmican and penguin-breast, but no pie: Daily problems of Polar explorers during the Heroic Age of Antarctic explorationTo remember and restore the Argentine rescuers of the Nordenskjöld Expedition 1901-1903; Sea nomads of the Beagle Channel and surrounding areas
Control code
86068639
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415413794
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)86068639

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