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The Antarctic: From the Circle to the Pole

ISBN13: 9780811862295
ISBN: 0811862291
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $40.0
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Published Date:
Edition 1
Pages: 175
Average Goodreads rating: 4.38/5 (8 ratings)

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.