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H.M.S. Endurance

H.M.S. Endurance

deployment 1981-82 : a season of conflict

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Published by A. Lockett in (Helston) ((HMS Seahawk, RNAS Culdrose, Helston, Cornwall)) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endurance (Ship).,
  • Antarctic Regions.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint with amendments of ed. first published in February 1983.

    Statementeditors Andrew Lockett, Neil Munro, David Wells.
    ContributionsLockett, Andrew., Munro, Neil, 19---, Wells, David, 19---
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG850 1981.E5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149p.,(50)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15343409M
    ISBN 100950894605

    HMS Endurance was the only British ice patrol vessel for many years, and has also been used to support British Antarctic Survey (BAS) expeditions.. In , the ship almost sank when its engine control room flooded off the Chilean : Katy Stickland.


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