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Antarctica / by Maurene J. Hinds ; content consultant, Joan N. Boothe author, The Storied Ice: exploration, discovery, and adventure in the Antarctic peninsula region..

Hinds, Maurene J., (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9781617839290
  • ISBN: 1617839299
  • ISBN: 9781617839948
  • ISBN: 1617839949
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Core Library, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Quick facts about Antarctica -- Welcome to Antarctica -- The coldest place on Earth -- Discovering Antarctica -- Animal and plant life -- Investigating Antarctica's secrets.
Summary, etc.:
Describes the features of Antarctica's extreme landscape, looks at the history of exploration on the continent, and introduces the animal and plant life that call the icy terrain home.
Target Audience Note:
900L Lexile
Subject: Antarctica > Juvenile literature.

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