ENDLESS NOVELTIES OF EXTRAORDINARY INTEREST: The Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger and the Birth of Modern Oceanography
In this lively story of discovery, hardship, and humor, the author examines the work of the H.M.S. Challenger's expedition scientists, especially the naturalists Henry Mosely, who categorized the flora and fauna of the islands the ship visited, and the legacy of John Murray, considered the father of modern oceanography. Illus.
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