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Poles Apart: Parallel Visions of the Arctic and the Antarctic

Art / PhotobookOut of Print

By: Galen Rowell

183 pages, 150 col & 50 b/w photos, map on inside & back cover

University of California Press

Paperback | Dec 1997 | #65336 | ISBN: 0520209028
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #46933 | ISBN: 1857327551
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About this book

Explores in photographs and text the landscape and wildlife of two of the Earth's great wildernesses. In the first part the side-by-side photographs highlight the contrasts between North and South. The photo essays of part two continue the comparisons, covering such topics as the polar bears, penguins, and visits to the poles. Lastly, in the final part, detailed information on the story behind each photograph is given.


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