The History of the International Polar Years (IPYs)

Although international scientific cooperation - particularly in meteorology - was established previous to the first International Polar Year, the IPY-1 (1882-83) is considered to be the first revolutionary step towards an extensive international cooperation in the polar areas for the benefit of scie...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Barr, Susan., Luedecke, Cornelia.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : 2010.
Series: From Pole to Pole,
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-12402-0
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