The German South Polar Expedition, 1901-3

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The expedition started from Kiel in the summer of 1901. A small party of the expedition was also stationed on the Kerguelen Islands, while the main party proceeded further south. -------- Drygalski paid a brief call to Heard Island and provided the first comprehensive scientific information on the island's geology, flora and fauna. ------- Despite being trapped by ice for nearly fourteen months until February 1903, the expedition discovered new territory in Antarctica, the Kaiser Wilhelm II Land with the Gaussberg. [wiki] Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws to note. 4to; 30cm; 12 inches tall; xxi - 373 pages with maps and photographs. Originally published in 1903 in German. [Speake, 383]

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Book Description Bluntisham Books; Erskine Press, United Kingdom, 1989. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Drygalski led the first German South Polar expedition with the ship Gauss to explore the unknown area of Antarctica lying south of the Kerguelen Islands. -------- The expedition started from Kiel in the summer of 1901. A small party of the expedition was also stationed on the Kerguelen Islands, while the main party proceeded further south. -------- Drygalski paid a brief call to Heard Island and provided the first comprehensive scientific information on the island's geology, flora and fauna. ------- Despite being trapped by ice for nearly fourteen months until February 1903, the expedition discovered new territory in Antarctica, the Kaiser Wilhelm II Land with the Gaussberg. [wiki] ------- Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws to note. 4to; 30cm; 12 inches tall; xxi - 373 pages with maps and photographs. Originally published in 1903 in German. [Speake, 383]. Seller Inventory # 010075

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