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Journal of Glaciology, Volume 4 (1962-1963)

Journal of Glaciology

Volume 4 (1962-1963)

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Vol. 4 March 1962 No. 31

Contents

3
Glaciological Research Sub-Committee fifth annual report
J.W. Glen, R.J. Adie, J.F. Nye, G.de Q. Robin and W.H. Ward

5-24
The United States glaciological researches during the International Geophysical Year
A.P. Crary, W.O. Field and M.F. Meier

25-52
Tensile strength of NaCl ice
W.F. Weeks

53-61
Ogives of the Forbes type on Alpine glaciers and a study of their origins
Joel E. Fisher

63-78
Quaternary glaciations in southern Victoria Land, Antarctica
C. Bull, B.C. McKelvey and P.N. Webb

79-92
Contributions to the knowledge of the Antarctic ice sheet: a synthesis of glaciological measurements in Terre Adélie
C. Lorius

93-100
Age of moraines in Victoria Land, Antarctica
Troy L. Péwé

101-110
Deep drilling at Base Roi Baudouin, Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica
E. Tongiorgi, E. Picciotto, W. de Breuck, T. Norling, J. Giot and
F. Pantanetti

111-120
The settling of firn at Little America III, Antarctica
Herfried C. Hoinkes

121-123
Ice surface elevation of central Marie Byrd Land
J.C. Behrendt, R.J. Wold and F.L. Dowling

124-126
Early discoverers XV
A forgotten pioneer of the glacial theory: John Playfair (1748-1819)
Louis Seylaz

126-127
Early discoverers XVI
The origin of tabular icebergs in the Southern Ocean
Glaciological Society

128
Review
The mountain world. [English version edited by Malcolm Barnes.] London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1958-59 : 208 p., illus. 1960-61 : 262 p., illus., map
G. Seligman

129-131
Correspondence
South Greenland traverses
R.H. Ragle and T.C. Davis Jr.

131
Correspondence
The term "ice island"
G. Hattersley-Smith

131-133
Correspondence
Ice mounds on frozen lakes in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica
André Cailleux and T.E. Armstrong

133-134
Correspondence
Vaughan Lewis and Norway
Kaare Strøm

134
Correspondence
Melting of fresh-water ice in sea-water
F. Loewe

135
Obituary
Peter Smith, 1938-1961
A. Stephenson

136-142
Glaciological literature
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Vol. 4 June 1962 No. 32

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147-150
Note on the formation process of thrust structures in young sea ice
Moira Dunbar

151-160
Theory of performance of isothermal solid-nose hotpoints boring in temperate ice
R.L. Shreve

161-172
On the iceberg severity off Newfoundland and its prediction
Irving I. Schell

173-195
On the glacial history of Antarctica
J.T. Hollin

197-205
Indications of recent extensive glacierization in north-central Baffin Island, N.W.T
J.D. Ives

207-214
Studies on the density of naturally and artificially formed fresh-water ice
B. H:son Ager

215-229
Investigation of shear zones in the ice sheet margin, Thule area, Greenland
George K. Swinzow

231-234
Review
Will F. Thompson. The shape of New England Mountains. Appalachia, Vol. 26, No.12, 1960, p.145-59; Vol. 27, No. 7, 1961, p.316-35; Vol. 27, No. 12, 1961, p.458-78
William L. Putnam

234-235
Review
P. Kasser. Ein leichter thermischer Eisbohrer als Hilfsgerät zur Installation von Ablationsstangen auf Gletschern. Geofisica Pura e Applicata, Vol. 45, No. 1, 1960, 97-114
R.L. Shreve

235-236
Review
S.P. Suslov. Physical geography of Asiatic Russia by Noah D. Gershevsky and edited by Joseph E. Williams. San Francisco and London, W.H. Freeman and Co., 1961. 594 p
G. Seligman

236-237
Review
Adrian E. Scheidegger. Theoretical geomorphology. Berlin, Göttingen, etc., Springer-Verlag, 1961. 333 p
R.J. Adie

237
Review
A.E.M. Nairn. Descriptive palaeoclimatology. New York and London, Interscience Publishers Inc., 1961. 380 p
Gordon Manley

238
Correspondence
Depth hoar on Arctic glaciers
G. Hattersley-Smith

238-240
Correspondence
Patterned ground under ice fields
G. Falconer

240-241
Correspondence
Quaternary glaciations in southern Victoria Land, Antarctica
C. Bull

242-243
Obituary
Sir James Mann Wordie, 1889-1962
Gordon Manley

243-244
Obituary
Edward Thiel, 1928-1962
C.R. Bentley

245-247
Glaciological literature
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Vol. 4 October 1962 No. 33

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251
Problems of mass balance studies
Glaciological Society

252-263
Proposed definitions for glacier mass budget terms
Mark F. Meier

264-265
Implications of mass balance studies
J.F. Nye

266-280
Mass balance studies on the Hintereisferner, Ötztal Alps, 1952-1961
H. Hoinkes and R. Rudolph

281-288
Mass balance studies in Kebnekajse
Valter Schytt

289
Seasonal changes of speed in temperate valley glaciers
G.R. Elliston

290-297
Assessing glacier mass budgets by reconnaissance aerial photography
E. LaChapelle

298-299
Mass balance studies on the Ellesmere ice shelf
H. Lister

300-301
Hydrological investigations into the problem of the mass balance of the Kangerdlugssuaq Gletscher
F. Nusser

302-311
Zonation in the accumulation area of the glaciers of Axel Heiberg Island, N.W.T., Canada
Fritz Müller

312-314
Some problems of the Antarctic mass budget
J.T. Hollin

315-317
Surface slopes and ice thickness in West Antarctica
C.R. Bentley

319-335
Studies of Arctic lake ice
Charles A. Knight

337-347
Variability of lake ice growth and quality in the Schefferville region, central Labrador-Ungava
J.T. Andrews

349-354
Ice mounds and melt phenomena in the Sør-Rondane, Antarctica
T. Van Autenboer

355-365
A new advance of the Jan Mayen glaciers and a remarkable increase of precipitation
H.H. Lamb, J.R. Probert-Jones and J.W. Sheard

367-370
Orientation fabrics in lake ice
J.B. Lyons and R.E. Stoiber

371-372
Early discoverers XVII
Louis Agassiz (1807-1873)
Glaciological Society

373-374
Review
Martin Schwarzbach. Das Klima der vorzeit: eine Einführung in die Paläoklimatologie. Zweite vollständig neubearbeitete und erweiterte Auflage. Stuttgart, Ferdinand Enke Verlag, 1961, 275 p
H.W.son Ahlmann

374-375
Review
Akademiya Nauk Kazakhskoy SSR. Otdel geografii. Mezhdunarodnyy Geoficheskiy God. Glyatsiologicheskiye issledovaniya v period MGG: Zailiyskiy i Dzhungarskiy Alatau [International Geophysical Year. Glaciological research in the period of the I.G.Y.: Zailiyskiy and Dzhungarskiy Alatau]. Vyp. 1. Alma-Ata, Izdatel'stvo Akedemii Nauk Kazakhskoy SSR [Publishing House of the Academy of Sciences of the Kazakj S.S.R.], 1961. 234 p
Louis L. Ray

375
Review
J. Corbel. Neiges et glaciers. Paris, Librairie Armand Colin, 1962. 224 p. (Collection Armand Colin, No. 361)
R.J. Adie

375
Review
G.O. Raasch, ed. Geology of the Arctic: proceedings of the first international symposium on Arctic geology held in Calgary, Alberta, January 11-13, 1960 under the auspices of the Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists. 2 vols., map folder. Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1961. (Distributed in G.B. by Oxford University Press.)
R.J. Adie

376-377
Correspondence
A patterned marginal plain in Norway
W.L. Raitt

378-380
Obituary
Ukichiro Nakaya, 1900-1962
Akira Higashi

381-384
Glaciological literature
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Vol. 4 February 1963 No. 34

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387-397
Heat conduction in thinning ice sheets
D. Jenssen and U. Radok

399-414
Glaciological observations on the Ross Ice Shelf near Scott Base, Antarctica
A.W. Stuart and C. Bull

415-424
The Ward Hunt Ice Shelf: recent changes in the ice front
G. Hattersley-Smith

425-437
Seismic depth study of the Salmon Glacier, British Columbia
Richard R. Doell

439-448
The glaciers of Jan Mayen
D.J.J. Kinsman and J.W. Sheard

449-451
On the similarity in the growth of trees in northern Scandinavia and in the polar Ural Mountains
V.N. Adamenko

453-460
Thermoluminescence techniques in determination of the stress and crystallization history of ice
E.J. Zeller and L.B. Ronca

461-465
Heat flux distribution near a crevasse
C.J. Pings

467-470
Variations of the Italian glaciers in 1961
Manfredo Vanni

471-476
Glaciations of the Pindar River valley, southern Himalayas
N. Ahmad and H.B. Saxena

477-479
Miniature nivation cirques near Marble Point, McMurdo Sound, Antarctica
Robert L. Nichols

481-484
On the transfer of visible radiation through sea ice and snow
Charles W. Thomas

485-488
Variations of the regime of existing glaciers
J.W. Glen

489
An ice "stalagmite"
G. Seligman

491
Review
James L. Dyson. The world of ice. New York, Alfred A Knopf, 1962. xvii, 292, xiii p
Shirley Hewitt

491-492
Review
Aletschgletscher. 1:10,000, Sept. 1957, Blatt 2. Zürich, Abteilung für Hydrologie der Versuchsanstalt für Wasser- und Erdbau an der Eidg. Technischen Hochschule; Wabern-Bern, Eidg. Landestopographie, 1962
G. Seligman

493
Correspondence
A patterned marginal plain in Norway
Kaare Strøm

494-495
Correspondence
Structural or glacial benches?
V.R. McGregor

496-497
Obituary
Harry Wexler, 1911-1962
G. de Q. Robin

497-498
Obituary
Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 1879-1962
Charles Swithinbank

499-505
Glaciological literature
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Vol. 4 June 1963 No. 35

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509
Seligman Crystal
V.E. Fuchs

511
Glaciological Research Sub-Committee: sixth annual report
J.W. Glen, R.J. Adie, G.R. Elliston, V.E. Fuchs, J.F. Nye, G.de Q. Robin and W.H. Ward

513-520
Two tunnels in cold ice at 4,000 m on the Breithorn
Joel E. Fisher

521-536
Age hardening of snow at the South Pole
Anthony J. Gow and René O. Ramseier

537-545
The terminal disintegration of Steensby Gletscher, north Greenland
Frank Ahnert

547-557
Comparisons of ogive systems under various regimes
David Atherton

559-568
Sesimic reconnaissance on an ice-covered Antarctic sea
John C. Cook

569-573
An unusual ice formation on the Ottawa River
L.W. Gold and G.P. Williams

575-580
Royal Research Ship Discovery II, 1929-62
H.F.P. Herdman

581-616
Observations on the glaciers of the Ruwenzori
J.B. Whittow, A. Shepherd, J.E. Goldthorpe and P.H. Temple

617-631
Gravity measurements on the Athabaska Glacier, Alberta, Canada
E.R. Kanasewich

633-635
The Kolahoi northern glacier, Kashmir
N.E. Odell

637-642
Instruments and Methods
A simple thermal ice drill
E. LaChapelle

643-644
Review
C.W.M. Swithinbank. Ice atlas of Arctic Canada. Ottawa, Defence Research Board, 1960, [ii], 67 p., 67 figs. (Obtainable from the Queen's Printer, Ottawa.)
Mary Swallow

645
Review
Sir Edward Bailey. Charles Lyell. London. etc., Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1962. 214 p. (British Men of Science.)
G. Seligman

646
Correspondence
The glacial history of Antarctica
George J. Heinsheimer

646
Correspondence
The glacial history of Antarctica, reply to comment by G.J. Heinsheimer
J.T. Hollin

647-648
Correspondence
Water-spout on the Aletsch Glacier
M.L. Wiseman

648-649
Correspondence
Proposed definitions for glacier mass budget terms
J.W. Glen

649-650
Correspondence
Proposed definitions for glacier mass budget terms, reply to comments by J.W. Glen
Mark F. Meier

650-652
Correspondence
Observations of rapid water-level fluctuations in ice sink-hole lakes, Martin River Glacier, Alaska
John R. Reid and Lee Clayton

653
Obituary
George Walter Tyrrell, 1883-1961
G. Seligman

654-660
Glaciological literature
Glaciological Society


Vol. 4 October 1963 No. 36

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664-665
Seligman Crystal: presentation to Gerald Seligman
Hilda Richardson

665
Award of honorary degree to Gerald Seligman by Universität Innsbruck
Glaciological Society

666-667
The Vaughan Lewis Glacier, Juneau Icefield, Alaska
Maynard M. Miller

669-688
Some crystal growth features of sea ice
Kenneth O. Bennington

689-708
Lake ice investigation at Peters Lake, Alaska
Jiro Muguruma and Katsuhiro Kikuchi

709-730
Glaciological studies on ice island T-3
Jiro Muguruma and Keiji Higuchi

731-752
Structure and fabric on the Burroughs Glacier, south-east Alaska
Lawrence D. Taylor

753-769
Some physical and mechanical properties of polar snow
René O. Ramseier

771-784
Results of measurements in the 309 meter bore hole at Byrd Station, Antarctica
Anthony J. Gow

785-788
Correction factor for accumulation measured by the thickness of the annual layers in an ice sheet
J.F. Nye

789-807
The thermal properties of sea ice
Peter Schwerdtfeger

809-812
High pressure coupling for pipe in deep water-filled bore holes
R.L. Shreve

813-816
Glaciological reconnaissance of the Sukkertoppen ice cap, south-west Greenland
C. Bull

817-818
Observations at bore holes sunk through the Schuchert Gletscher in north-east Greenland
G. Kirchner

819-820
Early discoverers XVIII
Charles Darwin (1809-1882)
Glaciological Society

821
Review
Mario Bertone. Inventario de los glaciares existentes en la vertiente Argentina entre los paralelos 47°30' y 51° S. Istituto Nacional del Hielo Continental Patagónico, Publicación No.3, 1960, 103 p., illus., map
Maynard M. Miller

821-822
Review
B.J. Mason. Clouds, rain and rainmaking. Cambridge, University Press, 1962. 149 p., illus.
Gordon Manley

822
Review
Adrian E. Scheidegger. Principles of geodynamics. Second edition. Berlin, etc., Springer-Verlag, 1963. xii, 362 p., illus.
R.F. King

822-823
Review
Brekart over Sør-Norge, utarbeitet på grunnlag av flyfotografier (vesentlig fra 1955). Glacier map of southern Norway, compiled from air photographs (mainly from 1955). 1:500,000. [Oslo], Norges Vassdrags- og Elektrisitetsvesen, 1963

Oversikt over breer i Skandinavia. Glaciers in Scandinavia. 1:1,600,000. [Oslo], Norges Vassdrags- og Elektrisitetsvesen, Den Hydrologisk Avdeling, 1963
G. Seligman

823
Review
Jean Tricart. Géomorphologie des régions froides. Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, 1963. [iv], 289 p. ("Orbis'', Introduction aux Études de Géographie.)
G. Seligman

825-827
Correspondence
Fluted moraine surfaces
Valter Schytt

828
Correspondence
Floating glacier tongue from Mount Erebus
Bernard M. Gunn

829-830
Correspondence
Quaternary glaciations in Victoria Land
Bernard M. Gunn

833-837
Glaciological literature
Glaciological Society