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This moment version of the 1990 Library magazine "Best Reference" ebook, 4 years within the compiling and writing, is an exhaustive A-Z direct-entry encyclopedia of Antarctica. It doubles the 1st edition's entries to 30,000, protecting geographical positive aspects, ancient occasions, explorers, expeditions, airplanes, ships, scientists, medical stations, journey operators, clinical phrases, birds, animals, bugs, vegetation, goods of common curiosity and lots more and plenty extra. "Antarctica" is outlined as all land and water south of 60°S. details for geographical beneficial properties is drawn essentially from nationwide gazetteers, either present and previous, and isn't constrained to ­English-­language resources. vast cross-referencing simplifies the continent's frequently bewildering nomenclature--geographical gains' names, for instance, may possibly range largely from one nationwide gazetteer to the following, and are additional advanced via having been named and renamed a number of instances, and in lots of languages, over the years. All linguistic diversifications of placenames are integrated and cross-referenced.

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