The explosion of the terrible agent had broken up the ice field.
A short time later, they stepped out of the airlock onto the ice field of the frozen world.
Increase of snowfall will increase the pressure of the snow and ice field by increasing its mass.
The fact is that the ice field in question is not dependent for its support on the avalanches from above.
On its western flank is an ice field called Unicorn Glacier.
There was nothing that they could do, and they might as well be sleeping as wandering aimlessly about the ice field.
Were they its only source of supply, the ice field, one feels confident, would soon cease to exist.
On its northern slope lies an ice field called Pinnacle Glacier.
To Lorraine, softened by years of southern California weather, it seemed to blow straight off an ice field, it was so cold.
The ice field of Europe was much smaller, measuring about seven hundred and seventy thousand square miles.