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Griffith Taylor: Antarctic Scientist and Pioneer Geographer Marie Sanderson

Griffith Taylor: Antarctic Scientist and Pioneer Geographer

Marie Sanderson

Published March 15th 1988
ISBN : 9780886290665
Paperback
218 pages
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Drawing upon an extensive collection of private papers, the author brings to life the colourful story of Taylor, Canadas premier geographer. He founded Canadas first Department of Geography at the University of Toronto, and Australias firstMoreDrawing upon an extensive collection of private papers, the author brings to life the colourful story of Taylor, Canadas premier geographer. He founded Canadas first Department of Geography at the University of Toronto, and Australias first Geography Department at Sydney University. Taylor also had the distinction of being chief geologist on Scotts historic 1910-1912 Antarctic Expedition.