Liebig Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Liebig Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
rising to c. 2245m near E end of Protector Heights, Loubet Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Detaille Island", 1958-59; in association with the names of biochemists and designers of sledge rations grouped in this area, named after Justus von Liebig (1803-73), German pioneer of physiological chemistry, whose work on metabolism and food constituents laid the foundation for modern nutrition studies (APC, 1960, p.5; BA, 1961, p.187; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/10, 1-DOS 1979).
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