This second edition of the 1991 award-winning (Library Journal Best Reference) book is an A-Z of Antarctica. The approximately
30,000 entries include geographical features, significant historical events, explorers, expeditions, ships, scientists, scientific
stations, tour operators, scientific terms, birds, animals, insects, flora, and much more. It is heavily cross-referenced
for best access. Information for the numerous geographical features in this book came primarily from national gazetteers,
current and historic.