New PDF release: Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego: 100 years of

By Jorge Rabassa, Maria Laura Borla

ISBN-10: 0203945697

ISBN-13: 9780203945698

ISBN-10: 0415413796

ISBN-13: 9780415413794

This symposium, held in Argentina in March 2003, commemorates Otto Nordenskjöld’s 1901 excursion, and will pay tribute to the Swedish and Argentinian explorers who took at the problem of early fieldwork in Patagonia and Antarctica. This subject matter is prolonged to incorporate fresh fieldwork within the normal sciences within the Archipelago of Tierra del Fuego, the Antarctic Peninsula and the sub-Antarctic seas, and celebrates the fruitfulness of constant Swedish-Argentinian clinical cooperation.

The symposium and linked actions happened within the towns of Buenos Aires, los angeles Plata and Ushuaia (Tierra del Fuego), and this publication incorporates a number of the main major contributions provided on the assembly.

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Dos años entre los hielos. Author edition. Buenos Aires, 1905. 4. : El Alférez Sobral y la soberanía argentina en la Antártida. EUDEBA, Buenos Aires, 1976. 5. : Contributions to the Geology of the Falkland Islands. Wiss. Ergebn. Schwed. , 1901–1903, 2 (2). Stockholm, 1908. 6. : On the Geology of Graham Land. 19–74. 7. : On Quaternary deposits and changes of sea level in Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego. 93–119. 8. : Geological investigations in the Cordillera of Tierra del Fuego. Acta Geographica, 4 (2).

Toward friends Caldenius was amiable and generous with his knowledge. As already stated here, Caldenius did not look like the tough field person he really was. Even in the field he was usually very correctly dressed and looked more like a clerical employee. Although he was not a tall man he had an air of great authority that could persuade even the strictest doorkeeper to let him enter a fashionable restaurant with clothes dirty from work in a clay pit. As a scientist he was extremely critical and careful.

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