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World Almanac video's guide to extreme weather. Polar Weather

Author: Alec NisbettReg E CathyPaul SimonsR BoltonStuart CarterAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : World Almanac : Distributed by Choices, Inc., ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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"The North and South Poles are desolate regions with some of the most unforgiving weather on Earth. The North Pole is surrounded by the Arctic ice cap, a huge, frozen ocean of 5.5 million square miles. Antarctica is also a land embedded in ice, where temperatures can plunge to minus 128 degrees Fahrenheit. Learn about the killer environments at both the poles and explore the 'ends of the Earth.'"--Container.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alec Nisbett; Reg E Cathy; Paul Simons; R Bolton; Stuart Carter; Heather Couper; Choices, Inc.; World Almanac Video (Firm); Discovery Communications, Inc.; Learning Channel (Firm); Pioneer Productions.
ISBN: 1930545487 9781930545489
OCLC Number: 48645737
Credits: Executive producer, Stuart Carter; Director, Alec Nisbett; Writers, Alec Nisbett, Paul Simons, Heather Couper; Music, Roger Bolton.
Performer(s): Narrator, Reg E. Cathey.
Description: 1 videocassette (25:46 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, hi-fi, stereo.
Contents: Polar weather / director, Alec Nisbett ; writers, Alec Nisbett, Paul Simons, Heather Couper ; producer, Marly Carpenter ; produced by Pioneer Productions for the Learning Channel.
Other Titles: Guide to extreme weather
Polar weather
Responsibility: Discovery Communications, Inc. ; Produced by Pioneer Productions for the Learning Channel.

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"The North and South Poles are desolate regions with some of the most unforgiving weather on Earth. The North Pole is surrounded by the Arctic ice cap, a huge, frozen ocean of 5.5 million square miles. Antarctica is also a land embedded in ice, where temperatures can plunge to minus 128 degrees Fahrenheit. Learn about the killer environments at both the poles and explore the 'ends of the Earth.'"--Container.

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