Item #15689 France and the Southern and Antarctic Lands. Antarctic.

France and the Southern and Antarctic Lands.

New York: Ambassade de France, Service de Presse et d'Information, 1962. Paperback. With reference to the work of many nations during the International Geophysical Year (1957-58), and the signing of an Antarctica Treaty on December 1, 1959 which "establishes the continent of Antarctica as an area which shall "be used exclusively for peaceful purposes". Contents include: Antarctica in the World Context; France, Antarctic Power; Physical Environment; Scientific Achievements; and Scientific Prospects. Illustrated paper boards with ice covered explorer, title in white on blue above, no title at spine. Tall 8vo, 32pp, b&w photographs, map. Edges only very slt rubbed, o/w very fresh and bright. Item #15689

Price: $35.00

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