Title Unique and unspoilt; a year among the natural wonders of Heard Island; the 1953 journals of John Béchervaise
Author Béchervaise, J. (editor); Hince, B.
Source 211p. Publisher: National Library of Australia, Canberra, A.C.T., Australia. ISBN: 9780642276926
Publication Date 2011
Notes In English GeoRef Acc. No: 309668
Index Terms Indian Ocean Islands--Heard Island; 1953-54 Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions; Bechervaise, John; biography; expeditions; Heard Island; history; Indian Ocean Islands; subantarctic regions
Abstract Selected entries from personal diaries of John Bechervaise during Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition to sub- Antarctic Heard Island. Introduction gives brief biography of Bechervaise, and describes living and working conditions on island in early 1950s.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 91388