|The expeditions of the First International Polar Year|Barr, S.; Hacquebord, L.; Tammiksaar, E.; Sukhova, N.G. (2010). The expeditions of the First International Polar Year, in: Barr, S. et al. (Ed.) The history of the International Polar Years (IPYs). From Pole to Pole, : pp. 35-107. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/978-3-642-12402-0_3
In: From Pole to Pole. Springer: Heidelberg; Berlin. ISSN 2193-7338, more
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- Barr, S.
- Hacquebord, L.
- Tammiksaar, E.
- Sukhova, N.G.
When reading through the accounts of the various IPY-1 expeditions, one is easily struck by the great variation in the courses of each expedition. These reports were originally published in five different languages and each one gives a thorough description of the execution of the specific expedition, including details that for many of us are of far more interest than the meticulously noted scientific observations.