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Norway and its glaciers visited in 1851...

James David Forbes

Norway and its glaciers visited in 1851...

by James David Forbes

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Published by Readex Microprint in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microprint copy of the Edinburgh edition of 153.

SeriesLandmarks of science
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 microop.aques
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13785255M

Norway and its glaciers, visited in ; followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps Also available in digital form. Contributor: Forbes, James David. In the village of Borgund is Norway's most-visited and one of its best-preserved stave churches. Dating from around , the interior features only a few later additions, including a 16th-century pulpit, 17th-century stone altar, painted decorations, and crossbeam reinforcements.

NORWAY AND ITS GLACIERS VISITED IN ; FOLLOWED BY JOURNALS OF EXCUSIONS IN THE HIGH ALPS OF DAUPHINE BERNE AND SAVOY by Forbes, James D. Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black. Very Good. First Edition. Half leather over gilt decorated brown cloth. Interior of text is tight, clean & intact. 2 book plates from prior owners. Norway and its glaciers, visited in (Edinburgh, A. and C. Black, ), by James David Forbes (page images at HathiTrust) The forms of water in clouds & rivers, ice & glaciers, (New York, D. Appleton and Company, ), by John Tyndall (page images at HathiTrust).

Glaciers of Europe-GLACIERS OF NORWAY By GUNNAR ØSTREM and NILS HAAKENSEN SATELLITE IMAGE ATLAS OF GLACIERS OF THE WORLD Edited by RICHARD S. WILLIAMS, Jr., and JANE G. FERRIGNO U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER E-3 Norway has 1, glaciers that total 2, square kilometers in area; these glaciers. norway and its glaciers visited in ; followed by journals of excusions in the high alps of da.


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Norway And Its Glaciers: Visited In Paperback – J by James David Forbes (Author)Author: James David Forbes. Norway and its glaciers, visited in followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps of Dauphné, Berne and Savoy by Forbes, James David, Pages: Home» Titles» Norway and its glaciers, visited in Illustrations from Norway and its glaciers, visited in   Norway and Its Glaciers, Visited in by James David Forbes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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and C. Black, Science; Earth Sciences; General; Alps; Glaciers; Norway Brand: James David Forbes. Norway and its glaciers, visited in ; followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps of Dauphiné, Berne and Savoy by Forbes, James David, Get this from a library.

Norway and its glaciers, visited in ; followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps of Dauphiné, Berne and Savoy. [James David Forbes] -- Description of glaciers in Norway as seen by author during visit. Also discusses excursions in.

Mountaineering. Forbes, J. - Norway and its Glaciers Visited in ; followed by Journals of Excursions in the High Alps of Dauphine, Berne, and Savoy. Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, Ex-lib: Geographisches Institut, Berlin. Illustrated with maps, lithographic views and wood engravings.

Bonhams: NORWAY FORBES (JAMES D.) Norway and Its Glaciers Visited in ; followed by journals of excursions in the High Alps of Dauphiné, Berne and Savoy We use cookies to remember choices you make on functionality and personal features to enhance your experience to our site.

By continuing to use our site you consent to the use of cookies. These are the largest glaciers on mainland Norway. However, the 18 largest glaciers in the Kingdom of Norway are on Svalbard, including the second largest glacier in Europe, Austfonna on total, Norway has around 1, glaciers - of these are in North Norway, but 60% of the total glacier area is south of Trøndelag.

1% of mainland Norway is covered by glaciers. Get this from a library. Norway and its glaciers visited in ; followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps of Dauphiné, Berne and Savoy.

[James David Forbes] -- Description of glaciers in Norway as seen by author during visit. Also discusses excursions in high alps of Dauphine, Berne, and Savoy. At the Norwegian glacier museum in Fjærland, you can explore them all.

An eye-catching building designed by Sverre Fehn, the most prominent Norwegian architect of the postwar era, hosts the interactive museum which gives you knowledge about glaciers and climate in new and innovative ways.

On some glaciers, like Tystigbreen and Folgefonna, there are summer ski resorts with prepared. Page xix - NORWAY AND ITS GLACIERS VISITED IN FOLLOWED BY JOURNALS OF EXCURSIONS IN THE HIGH ALPS OF DAUPHINE^ BERNE, AND SAVOY. With Two Maps, Ten Lithographic Views printed in colours by Day & Sou, and Twenty-two Wood Engravings.

The popular Briksdalsbreen glacier arm plunges down from a height of 1, metres into the valley below. The picturesque Briksdal valley is known for its waterfalls and popular hikes.

The most popular is the 3km walk from the car park at the lodge to the glacier. Alternatively, hitch a ride in one of eleven ‘troll cars' that run during high. The main ice caps in Norway were created during a very cold period that ran from approximately BC to BC. Due to a period of lower average temperatures, Norway's glaciers advanced from the years to AD.

Historical evidence shows that the Nigardsbreen glacier was at its biggest in the year Staying safe on the Norwegian. Norway is known for its mountains and fjords, but it also offers another big attraction for sightseers – a series of awe-inspiring glaciers.

The Norwegian mainland is home to around glaciers, many of which can be easily accessed from the country’s major cities. Norway and its glaciers, visited in - followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps of Dauphné, Berne and Savoy () ().jpg 3, × 2,; 1, KBCategory combines topics: glacier, Norway.

Due to heavy snowfall and altitudes up to meter above sea level, 11 of the 20 large glaciers in Norway are in Fjord Norway. To join an organized glacier walk is a must-do while visiting the region. These large, slow-moving masses of ice, create a landscape unlike anything else. Abstract.

It is generally believed that most glaciers in Scandinavia melted away during the climatic optimum – B.P. A majority of the glaciers reached their maximum extension during the climatic deterioration in the 18th century, but some of the maritime glaciers in western Norway reached their maximum or near maximum as late as in the first part of the 20th by: Norway and its glaciers visited in / followed by journals of excursions in the high Alps of Dauphine, Berne and Savoy Forbes, James David, [ Book, Microform: ] View online At 10 libraries.Norway and its glaciers, visited in ()‎ (8 F) Norway in and ( book) ‎ (8 F) Norway nights and Russian days () ‎ (3 F).