Support for science, Antarctica.
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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Antarctic regions.

Subjects:

  • Research -- Antarctic regions.,
  • Research -- Equipment and supplies.

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Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ180.A6 U5
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p.
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5964701M
LC Control Number65060498
OCLC/WorldCa1592107

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