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The Resource Icy worlds

Icy worlds

Label
Icy worlds
Title
Icy worlds
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to regions with cold climates, including Earth's polar regions and high-elevation mountain regions, with information about the animals, plants, and people that live there and the explorers who first described these areas. Features include fact boxes, illustrations, period photographs, a glossary, and a list of recommended books and websites"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
A look at..
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Icy worlds
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introducing icy worlds -- The polar regions -- High, icy places -- Ice that comes and goes -- Ice Ages -- Glaciers -- Sea ice -- Icebergs -- Lands and seas of the Arctic -- Arctic explorers -- Plant life of the Arctic -- Animal life of the Arctic -- People of the Arctic -- Arctic warming -- Land and seas of Antarctica -- Ice shelves -- Antarctic explorers -- Is Antarctica a country? -- Living things in Antarctica -- Scientific stations -- Warming in Antarctica -- Environmental threats to polar regions -- Using -- and sharing -- Earth's icy worlds -- Windows into the past -- Ice on other worlds -- Glossary
Control code
710045052
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716617884
Lccn
2011011517
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)710045052
Label
Icy worlds
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introducing icy worlds -- The polar regions -- High, icy places -- Ice that comes and goes -- Ice Ages -- Glaciers -- Sea ice -- Icebergs -- Lands and seas of the Arctic -- Arctic explorers -- Plant life of the Arctic -- Animal life of the Arctic -- People of the Arctic -- Arctic warming -- Land and seas of Antarctica -- Ice shelves -- Antarctic explorers -- Is Antarctica a country? -- Living things in Antarctica -- Scientific stations -- Warming in Antarctica -- Environmental threats to polar regions -- Using -- and sharing -- Earth's icy worlds -- Windows into the past -- Ice on other worlds -- Glossary
Control code
710045052
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716617884
Lccn
2011011517
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)710045052

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