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The first book of the Antarctic,

Author: Joseph Bryan Icenhower
Publisher: New York, F. Watts [1971]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Describes the geography, wildlife, and exploration of Antarctica and the way of life of scientists conducting research on that icy continent.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Bryan Icenhower
ISBN: 0531004686 9780531004685
OCLC Number: 137580
Description: 66 pages illustrations, maps, portraits 22 cm
Contents: The secret land --
Why go to Antarctica --
Naming the geographical features of Antarctica --
Who owns Antarctica? --
The international Geophysical year --
Some results of the IGY --
How polar explorers keep warm --
The food Antarctic explorers eat --
Traveling in Antarctica --
Whales --
Seals --
Fish and other sea life --
Penguins, Petrels, and other birds.
Responsibility: by Joseph B. Icenhower.

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Describes the geography, wildlife, and exploration of Antarctica and the way of life of scientists conducting research on that icy continent.

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