Antarctica Cruising Guide 6th Edition



Includes Antarctic Peninsula, Falkland Islands, South Georgia and Ross Sea

Craig Franklin; Peter Carey

Now packed with even more breathtaking color photographs, wildlife descriptions, and detailed area maps, this updated sixth edition of this bestselling Antarctica travel guide includes fascinating, full accounts of interesting places, spectacular landscapes, and local plants and wildlife– from penguins and other seabirds to whales, seals, and myriad mammals. A definitive field guide to Antarctica, this book caters to visitors traveling by luxury liner, adventure cruise, or private boat. Written by experienced Antarctic scientists and travel guides who are recognized experts in the continent’s wildlife, conservation, and political history, every page offers gorgeous color photographs of the great white south. This new edition pays special attention to explaining the threats to Antarctic conservation, including from climate change, global warming, and microplastics pollution, and includes tips on how visitors can minimize their own impact and help preserve this unique continent.

Format: paperback
Pages: 310
ISBN: 9781927249888
Publication: March 2024

Additional information

Weight .6 kg
Dimensions 185 × 130 × 20 mm