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Arctic & Antarctic

Author: Barbara Taylor; Geoff Brightling
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., ©2012.
Series: DK eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : Document : Juvenile audience   Computer File : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Shows and describes wildlife found in the polar regions, looks at Inuit clothing and artifacts, and depicts the equipment used by polar explorers.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Taylor; Geoff Brightling
ISBN: 9780756690717 0756690714
OCLC Number: 773126790
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 72 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm + 1 foldout wall chart, 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Contents: The ends of the Earth --
The Arctic and tundra --
The Antarctic --
Life in Antarctic waters --
Migrants and residents --
Adaptable animals --
Plant life --
Birds of the Arctic --
Birds of the Antarctic --
Lords of the skies --
Ocean wanderer --
Penguin parade --
Emperors of the Antarctic --
King of the Arctic --
The mighty moose --
Tundra mammals --
Reindeer and caribou --
Company of wolves --
The weighty walrus --
Suited to the sea --
Giants of the sea --
A herding life --
Hunters of the north --
Discovering the Arctic --
Race for the pole --
Staying safe and warm --
Polar travel --
Life at the poles --
Last frontiers --
Mapping Antarctica --
Mapping the Arctic --
Climate ... past and future --
Species status.
Series Title: DK eyewitness books.
Other Titles: Arctic and Antarctic
Eyewitness Arctic & Antarctic
Responsibility: written by Barbara Taylor ; photographed by Geoff Brightling.
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Shows and describes wildlife found in the polar regions, looks at Inuit clothing and artifacts, and depicts the equipment used by polar explorers.

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