Author:BEHRENDT, John C


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Innocents on the Ice : A Memoir of Antarctic Exploration, 1957. trade paperback


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Publisher: University Press of Colorado, Niwot, 1998, ISBN:0870815512:

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BEHRENDT, John C. Innocents on the Ice : A Memoir of Antarctic Exploration,1957. (Niwot) : University Press of Colorado, (1997). Pp (8),ix-xviii,(10) ,1-428. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated black and blue card covers. "I use the word "Innocents" in the title partly because most of our nine-man scientific party were quite young and totally inexperienced in Antarctica and the "Navy way" of doing things there. "Innocent" is also appropriate because the senior Navy people and the scientists who conceived the IGY program had little comprehension of how each ot... View more info