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
Cataloging source
AC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • indexes
  • legislation
  • standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
A look at
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Natural history
  • Cold
  • Ice
  • Polar regions
Label
Icy worlds
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716617884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Icy worlds
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716617884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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