Accession Number:

AD0679303

Title:

A NEW BASIS FOR THE RESOLUTION OF THE DISPUTED QUESTIONS IN THE HISTORY OF ANTARCTICA (RESHENIE SPORNYKH VOPROSOV ANTARKTICHESKOI ISTORII NA NOVOI OSNOVE),

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Corporate Author:

NAVAL INTELLIGENCE COMMAND WASHINGTON D C TRANSLATION DIV

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Report Date:

1968-08-14

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The more sharply disputed questions in Antarctic history have been the following the evaluation of the role of Cooks expedition in the study of Antarctica the question of who first saw the Antarctic continent and correctly determined its nature the question of who first discovered Graham Land Palmer Peninsula, San Martin Peninsula, OHiggins Land and, most important, what should this territory be named. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE