Pathways through Antarctica
—Miles, John C. (John Christian), 1960- author.
Book
2020
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"This stunning journey through the continent of Antarctica helps show how humans affect, and are affected by, the environments in which they live. Readers will gain an understanding of the continent's landforms, resources, and human activities. Examples featured include flying by helicopter to Bird Island, skiing to the South Pole, and sailing to the edge of the ice sheet." -- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Series:
Human path across the continents.
The human path across the continents
Subjects:
Antarctica -- Environmental conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Human ecology -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Physical geography -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN:
9780778766001
0778766004
Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10-14+ Cr.
Grades 4-6 Cr.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The Human Path across Antarctica
Sail to the edge of the ice
Discovering a new continent
Ski to the South Pole
Battle against Antarctic storms
A flight over Antarctica
Fly to the South Pole today
Boat across the Southern Ocean
A trip to Bird Island
Journey across the Ice Shelves
Cruise to the Antarctic Peninsula
Shipping south from Shanghai
Researching Climate Change.
LCCN:
2019023322
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