Antarctic research : the Matthew Fontaine Maury memorial symposium : papers presented at the Tenth Pacific Science Congress of the Pacific Science Association, held at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, August 21 to September 6, 1961, and

; Wexler, Harry, 1911-1962, editor ; National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
[Washington] American Geophysical Union of the National Academy of Sciences--National Research Council, 1962.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
G 845 .P2 1961 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
G845.P11 A6 1961 Off-site
Other Authors Wexler, Harry, 1911-1962,
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Subjects Antarctica -- Congresses.
Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873
Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873.
Series Geophysical monograph ; no. 7.
Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) ; no. 1036.
Description x, 228 pages illustrations, maps (some folded, some color) portraits 26 cm.
Copyright Date 1962.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Glacial and subglacial geography of Antarctica / Charles R. Bentley -- The geology of Antarctica / Raymond J. Adie -- The geology of Cape Evans and Cape Royds, Ross Island, Antarctica / Samuel B. Treves -- Geology of Lake Vanda, Wright Valley, South Victoria Land, Antarctica / Robert L. Nichols -- Crustal structure in Antarctica / George P. Woollard -- Outlines of Southern Ocean geomorphology / Alexander V. Zhivago -- Bottom sediments of the Antarctic / A.P. Lisitzin -- Morphology and some interpretation of geomagnetic variations in Antarctica / Takesi Nagata -- The ionosphere over Antarctica / W.R. Piggott and A.H. Shapley -- Auroral research in Antarctic regions / Norman J. Oliver -- Mean westerly jet streams in the Southern Hemisphere / H.R. Phillpot -- Atmospheric advection and the Antarctic mass and heat budget / Morton J. Rubin -- On the dependence of the character of the boundary between Antarctic and sub-Antarctic pelagic zones on the meteorological conditions / N.M. Voronina -- On heat exchange of the Antarctic waters / V.G. Kort -- Studies on physical oceanography in the Ross Sea by the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute / D.M. Garner -- Preliminary studies and results of the oceanographic work in the Weddell Sea area (abstract only) / RubeĢn N. Paccagnini and Alberto O. Casellas -- Glaciological phenomenon in the Bellingshausen Sea during the 1959-60 Antarctic campaign (abstract only) / Alberto J. Valdez and Rolando Nawratil -- The amount of ice on planet earth / Edward C. Thiel -- Glaciology of Antarctica / P.A. Shumsky -- The thermal diffusivity and thermal conductivity of glacial ice at Wilkes Station, Antarctica / Richard L. Cameron and Colin B. Bull -- The stratigraphic distribution of particulate matter in the firn at Byrd Station, Antarctica / Ernest W. Marshall -- The dynamics of ice shelves / James H. Zumberge and Charles Swithinbank -- New Zealand glaciology / Richard P. Goldthwait and Ian C. McKellar -- Argentine glaciology / Benito S. Colqui.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area Antarctica
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8989084
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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