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Polar explorations

Author: Don Nardo
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Lucent Books, ©2011.
Series: World history series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the polar explorations of the North Pole and South Pole.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2010039667
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Don Nardo
ISBN: 9781420506891 1420506897
OCLC Number: 708563058
Description: 1 online resource (104 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps.
Contents: Ch 1. The earliest Arctic voyagers --
ch 2. Quests for the northern passages --
ch 3. Search for the southern continent --
ch 4. The contest for the North Pole --
ch 5. Antarctica in the heroic age --
ch 6. The age of mechanized exploration.
Series Title: World history series.
Responsibility: by Don Nardo.

Abstract:

Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the polar explorations of the North Pole and South Pole.

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