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Arctic and Antarctic habitats / Kate McAllan.

McAllan, Kate, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Discovery education. Habitats.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 577.09 MCA (Text) 34207001907055 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 577.0911 MCA (Text) 32604000168640 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781477713235 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781477714812 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 9781477714829 (6-pack)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 22 cm.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Originally published in 2011 by Discovery Communications.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Arctic -- The Antarctic -- Plant life -- Herbivores -- Small white hunters -- Polar bears -- Walruses -- Whales -- Penguins -- Polar seals -- Seabirds -- Exploring the Polar Regions.
Summary, etc.:
This colorful book uses detailed illustrations and clear text to explore the unbelievable adaptations that allow many species of plants and animals to make their homes in the glacial climate of the Earth's polar regions. There are xxtensive sidebars that highlight features specific to the planet's Arctic and Antarctic regions, placing an emphasis on adaptation and survival. Curious students will be fascinated by accounts of polar exploration. A curated list of websites encourages further reading.
Subject: Ecology > Polar regions > Juvenile literature.
Ecology > Arctic regions > Juvenile literature.
Ecology > Antarctica > Juvenile literature.
Polar regions > Environmental conditions > Juvenile literature.
Arctic regions > Environmental conditions > Juvenile literature.
Antarctica > Environmental conditions > Juvenile literature.

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