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Antarctica: Exploring a Fragile Eden
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0007183453, Hardcover)
Weaving together the discovery stories of explorers such as Cook, Shackleton, Scott, and Amundsen, with the ecological stories of whaling and sealing, fishing and climate change, man's impact on this magnificent continent is revealed. For such an austere, frozen, and inhospitable environment, Antarctica is in fact a surprisingly fragile Eden.
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Weaving together the discovery stories of explorers such as Cook, Shackleton, Scott and Amundsen, with ecological stories of whaling, mining and the greenhouse effect, the authors reveal man's impact on Antarctica.
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