The Antarctic: From the Circle to the Pole

by Books S Chronicle

Chronicle Books | August 22, 2013 | Hardcover |

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Antarctica remains largely unknown and infinitely fascinating. Stuart Klipper has traveled to Antarctica six times in twentyyears to photograph this astounding body of work, offering a sweeping look at this majestic continent, which has lately become central to global climate change concerns. Shot in panoramic formatthe only way to encompass a landscapethat seems to stretch on foreverKlipper''s work captures major features and surprising details: ships suspended in the frozen sea, glowing blue icebergs, vistas of endless snow, and troops of penguins. This volume''s substantial size, panoramic shape, and unique vertical-opening case emphasize the grandeur of these austere and lovely photographs from the bottom of the world.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 175 Pages, 9.06 × 15.35 × 0.79 in

Published: August 22, 2013

Publisher: Chronicle Books

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0811862291

ISBN - 13: 9780811862295

Found in: Art and Architecture

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The Antarctic: From the Circle to the Pole

The Antarctic: From the Circle to the Pole

by Books S Chronicle

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 175 Pages, 9.06 × 15.35 × 0.79 in

Published: August 22, 2013

Publisher: Chronicle Books

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0811862291

ISBN - 13: 9780811862295

About the Book

Antarctica remains largely unknown and infinitely fascinating. Stuart Klipper has traveled to Antarctica six times in twenty years to photograph this astounding body of work offering a sweeping look at this majestic continent which has lately become central to global climate change concerns. Shot in panoramic format--the only way to encompass a landscape that seems to stretch on forever--Klipper's work captures major features and surprising details: ships suspended in the frozen sea glowing blue icebergs vistas of endless snow and troops of penguins. This volume's substantial size panoramic shape and unique vertical-opening case emphasize the grandeur of these austere and lovely photographs from the bottom of the world.

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Antarctica remains largely unknown and infinitely fascinating. Stuart Klipper has traveled to Antarctica six times in twentyyears to photograph this astounding body of work, offering a sweeping look at this majestic continent, which has lately become central to global climate change concerns. Shot in panoramic formatthe only way to encompass a landscapethat seems to stretch on foreverKlipper''s work captures major features and surprising details: ships suspended in the frozen sea, glowing blue icebergs, vistas of endless snow, and troops of penguins. This volume''s substantial size, panoramic shape, and unique vertical-opening case emphasize the grandeur of these austere and lovely photographs from the bottom of the world.

About the Author

Stuart Klipper is among the most experienced photographers of Antarctica.
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