Archive for July, 2012

Why, how U.S. built the South Pole station

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Note: This is from Chapter 14 of  "The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Arctic and Antarctic" ©2003 by Jack Williams with minor editing changes and a few updates. It adds background to my Washington Post blog story about the South Pole Station. When the Cold War was at one of its hottest points early in the 1950s as hot war against Communist... »

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