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Author Miles, John C. (John Christian), 1960- author.
Title Pathways through Antarctica / John C. Miles.
Pub Info St. Catharines, Ontario ; New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing, [2020]
book jacket
 Osterville-Childrens-NEW  J 919.89 MILES     AVAILABLE
Descript 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Series The human path across the continents
Human path across the continents.
Note Includes 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.
Summary "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.
Audience Ages 10-14+ Cr.
Grades 4-6 Cr.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical refernces and index.
Subject Human ecology -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Physical geography -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Human ecology.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Physical geography.
Antarctica -- Environmental conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Antarctica -- Environmental conditions.
Related To Online version: Miles, John C., 1960- Pathways through Antarctica. St. Catharines, Ontario : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2019 1427123977 9781427123978 (OCoLC)1101190643
ISBN 9780778766001
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