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Mountains of Madness: A Scientist's Odyssey in Antartica

Biography / Memoir

By: John Long

252 pages, Col photos

National Academies Press (NAP)

Hardback | Feb 2001 | #113445 | ISBN: 0309070775
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Personal account of John Long's three-month long fossil hunt on the southern continent. As the story unfolds, we learn of both the highs of scientific discovery as well as the gruelling yet essential routines that must be practiced every day just to stay alive in one of the harshest environments on our planet.

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John Long, Foreword by Tim Bowden

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