150 years after Charles Darwin completed his epic voyage in ""HMS Beagle,"" a research ship owned and operated by the UK's Natural Environment Research Council and bearing the name of the famous scientist, began another global circumnavigation that would take her away from her home base for three and a half years. Unlike ""HMS Beagle,"" the Royal Research Ship (RRS) ""Charles Darwin"" would not be dedicated to the scientific endeavours of one man, but would support some 24 scientific teams studying topics as diverse as the ...

The Other Way Around 1996, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781860640308