Great Britain. Challenger Office. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of the H.M.S. "Challenger" During the Years 1875-76. Edinburgh: 1880-95. Reprinted in 1966 by Microcard Edition, Inc.
Edinburgh University and the Royal Society of London sponsored the voyage, one of the most important oceanographic explorations ever undertaken. The Challenger travelled nearly 69,000 miles and collected samples from Tenerife, the Azores, Madeira, the Casa Verde Islands, the Fiji Islands, Tahiti, the Antarctic, and many other locations.
The Microfiche reproduces the complete report, including the plates, maps, plans, tables, and diagrams.
I. Narrative (2 vols. in 3)
II. Physics and Chemistry (2 vols.)
III. Deep-Sea Deposits (1 vol.)
IV. Botany (2 vols.)
V. Zoology (32 vols. in 40)
VI. Summary (2 vols.)
Table of contents.
Science -- History
Challenger Expedition, 1872-1876