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New Guinea expedition

Fly river area, 1936-1937

by Richard Archbold

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by R. M. McBride in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fly River (Papua New Guinea),
  • Papus.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Papus,
    • Fly River (Papua New Guinea)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Richard Archbold, and A. L. Rand ; with photographs by the authors and L. J. Brass ... [et al.]
      ContributionsRand, Austin Loomer, 1905-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU740 .A7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6400456M
      LC Control Number40007800
      OCLC/WorldCa5017165

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      Heritage Expeditions operates the 50 berth expedition cruise ship, the Spirit of Enderby, to a number of fascinating destinations including Papua New Guinea. Heritage Expeditions' impeccable record of responsible and education travel ensures you receive a warm welcome and an authentic experience in Papua New Guinea. For more information and bookings, email: [email protected] |. This book tells of an expedition to New Guinea to study the tree kangaroo, a rare type of animal found only in the Cloud Forest. There are wonderful pictures of the outback and jungles of New Guinea /5(18).

      The expedition starts and ends in Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea (airport code POM). Your arrival in Port Moresby airport must be at the latest at around 1 pm on day 1. If you can't find cheap flights (around Euro the most), please contact us, we are happy to help. Papua New Guinea is tailor-made for expedition travel. Its islands are remote, beautiful, and it is home to some of the most intriguing cultures and wildlife on the planet. Many parts of the country were unknown to the outside world as recently as the s.


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New Guinea expedition by Richard Archbold Download PDF EPUB FB2

This time, they join researchers on a grueling expedition in Papua New Guinea to track the rare Matschie's tree kangaroo. Montgomery gives a chronological, sometimes moment-by-moment account of the challenging climb into the remote cloud forest, the conditions in camp (rice-and-fern dinners, icy waterfall showers), and the awe-inspiring /5(22).

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Vice President Nelson Rockefeller, and a fourth-generation member of the Rockefeller disappeared during an expedition in the Asmat region of southwestern Netherlands New Guinea, which is now a part of Indonesian province of ion: Phillips Exeter Academy, Harvard New Guinea expedition book.

expedition. The second Archbold expedition to New Guinea took place from February to January in southern New Guinea, chiefly at and near Daru, along the Fly and Palmer Rivers and in the Wassi Kussa area. The expedition used radio as well as a Fairchild 91 amphibian flying boat; however, the loss of the plane at anchor at Port Moresby during a tropical storm limited the amount.

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This book is an informational text about a conservation team's expedition to the cloud forests in New Guinea in search of tree kangaroos.4/5.

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From March to AugustMichael Rockefeller (–), a Harvard Graduate, was sound recordist and still photographer with the Harvard-Peabody New Guinea Expedition, organized by filmmaker Robert Gardner. Curated by photographer Kevin Bubriski inthe exhibition expores the Dani people though Michael Rockefeller's images.

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