Mount Rendu

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Mount Rendu (67°26′S 67°4′W / 67.433°S 67.067°W / -67.433; -67.067Coordinates: 67°26′S 67°4′W / 67.433°S 67.067°W / -67.433; -67.067) is a mountain between Reid Glacier and Heim Glacier on Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. Mapped by Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) from surveys and air photos, 1948-59. Named by United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee (UK-APC) for Louis Rendu (1789–1859), French Bishop and scientist, author of Theorie des glaciers de la Savoie, an important book on the mechanism of glacier flow.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Mount Rendu" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).