The quickening

creation and community at the ends of the Earth
Elizabeth Rush
Book - 2023

"An astonishing, vital book about Antarctica, climate change, and motherhood from the author of Rising, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in General Nonfiction"--

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Rush, Elizabeth A. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Minneapolis : Milkweed Editions, 2023.
Edition:First edition.
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505 0 |a Cast of characters -- Prologue -- Act one : Departures ; Stalled ; First passage -- Act two : Into the ice ; Islands ; Between the past and the future -- Act three : Arrival ; Nameless bay ; Underneath -- Act four : The quickening ; Holding season ; Going to pieces -- Epilogue. 
520 |a In 2019, the ship the Nathaniel B. Palmer set out for Thwaites Glacier, never before visited by humans. The crew's goal: to learn as much as possible about the deterioration of the "Doomsday Glacier" and its potentially catastrophic impact on rising sea levels. Rush provides an astonishing, vital book about Antarctica, climate change-- and motherhood in a time of radical planetary change. -- adapted from jacket 
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