The Resource Snow Petrel, Jon Tucker

Snow Petrel, Jon Tucker

Label
Snow Petrel
Title
Snow Petrel
Statement of responsibility
Jon Tucker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In the summer of 2006, a 31-year-old expat Kiwi, Ben Tucker, set off from Tasmania in his small home-built yacht with the tentative goal of reaching mainland Antarctica. As crew he had recruited his youngest brother Matt. His destination was the remote Mawson's hut at Cape Denison - statistically the windiest sea-level location on the planet - with a possible diversion to the South Magnetic Pole. His budget could not even stretch to a second-hand radar. ... This fascinating voyage is recounted by his father Jon, who was allowed to join his sons at their cabin-boy at the last minute - on the promise of good behaviour" -- Back cover
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
  • 910.45
  • 623.88
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
specialized
Snow Petrel, Jon Tucker
Label
Snow Petrel, Jon Tucker
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and appendices
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn762544937
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
iv, 167 pages
Isbn
9780980533262
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color ill, maps, plans
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780980533262
  • (OCoLC)762544937

Library Locations

    • Grey District Library - GreymouthBorrow it
      18 Albert Street, Greymouth, 7085, NZ
      -42.4488396 171.2094149
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