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Alfred Wegener : science, exploration, and the theory of continental drift / Mott T. Greene.

Author/creator Greene, Mott T., 1945- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015.
Copyright Notice ©2015
Descriptionxiv, 675 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Subject(s)
Contents 1. The boy : Berlin and Brandenburg, 1880-1899 -- 2. The student : Berlin-Heidelberg-Innsbruck-Berlin, 1899-1901 -- 3. The astronomer : Berlin, 1901-1904 -- 4. The aerologist : Lindenberg, 1905-1906 -- 5. The polar meteorologist : Greenland, 1906 -- 6. The Arctic explorer. 1, Greenland, 1907-1908 -- 7. The atmospheric physicist. 1, Berlin and Marburg, 1908-1910 -- 8. The atmospheric physicist. 2, Marburg, 1910 -- 9. At a crossroads : Marburg, 1911 -- 10. The theorist of continental drift. 1, Marburg, December 1911-February 1912 -- 11. The theorist of continental drift. 2, Marburg, February-April 1912 -- 12. The Arctic explorer. 2, Greenland, 1912-1913 -- 13. The soldier : Marburg and "the field," 1913-1915 -- 14. The meteorologist : "in the field," 1916-1918 -- 15. The geophysicist : Hamburg, 1919-1920 -- 16. From geophysicist to climatologist : Hamburg, 1920-1922 -- 17. The paleoclimatologist : Hamburg, 1922-1924 -- 18. The professor : Graz, 1924-1928 -- 19. Theorist and Arctic explorer : Graz and Greenland, 1928-1929 -- 20. The expedition leader : Graz and Greenland, 1929-1930 -- Epilogue.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formBiography.
LCCN 2014039517
ISBN9781421417127 hardcover alkaline paper
ISBNelectronic book
ISBN142141712X hardcover alkaline paper
ISBNelectronic book

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