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Mary Edgeworth David

Professor David, the life of Sir Edgeworth David...

by Mary Edgeworth David

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Published by E. Arnold & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • David, Tannatt William Edgeworth, Sir, 1858-1934.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M.E. David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE22.D28 D28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6368202M
    LC Control Number38009025
    OCLC/WorldCa3025826

    Sir Tannatt William Edgeworth David KBE, CMG, DSO, FRS (28 January – 28 August ), professionally known as Edgeworth David, was a Welsh Australian geologist and Antarctic explorer.A household name in his lifetime, David's most significant achievements were discovering the major Hunter Valley coalfield in New South Wales and leading the first expedition to reach the South Magnetic Pole. Edgeworth David. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.

    T.W. Edgeworth David’s Antarctic involvement spanned four decades; first as a scientist and explorer, and later as a champion for expeditions. International recognition in the scientific community came early to David. Even before his first visit to Antarctica, he can be credited with influencing Antarctic science. Definitions of Edgeworth_David, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of Edgeworth_David, analogical dictionary of Edgeworth_David (English).

    First edition of Edgeworth David's comprehensive geological map of Australia. The map is the final published work of Sir Edgeworth David (), a Welsh Australian geologist and explorer. Edgeworth David was a formidable character, emigrating to Australia in after he was appointed Assistant Geological Surveyor at the New South Wales. In Sir Tannatt William Edgeworth David was Professor of Geology at the University of Sydney, with a world-wide reputation, when 'Ernest Shackleton invited him to journey south with his expedition and return in the Nimrod at the end of the summer. In December David, with two former students Sir Douglas Mawson and Leo Cotton joined Shackleton in New Zealand.


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Sir Tannatt William Edgeworth David (), geologist, was born on 28 January at the rectory, St Fagans, Glamorganshire, Wales, eldest child of the Rev. William David, sometime fellow of Jesus College, Oxford, and his wife Margaret Harriette, née Thomson, from whose family came the names Tannatt and Edgeworth.

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