Nature's great events

Book
Published 2009
Item Details
Summary:

In this companion book to the television series, six of the most spectacular natural phenomena on our planet are explored--the flooding of the Okavango Delta in Botswana; the melting of 10 million square kilometers of ice in the Arctic; the migration of the Serengeti; the great salmon run in British Columbia; the explosion of sea life in Alaska's coastal waters; and perhaps the greatest marine spectacle on the planet, the annual tide of sardines along South Africa's east coast.

ISBN:
9780226471549 (alk. paper)
0226471543 (alk. paper)
Publisher, Date:
Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Description:
320 p. : col. ill., maps.
Other Title:
Nature's great events (Television program)
Notes:
Companion book to the television series.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The great flood
The great feast
The great migration
The great melt
The great salmon run
The great tide.
LCCN:
2008035464
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