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The Arctic

by H. G. R. King

  • 134 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Clio Press in Oxford, England, Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions
    • Subjects:
    • Arctic regions -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementH.G.R. King, compiler.
      SeriesWorld bibliographical series ;, v. 99
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6005.P7 K56 1989, G620 K56 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 272 p. :
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1937594M
      ISBN 10185109072X
      LC Control Number90156525

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        Robert Ludlum was the author of twenty-seven novels, each one a New York Times bestseller. There are more than million of his books in print, and they have been translated into thirty-two languages. He is the author of The Scarlatti Inheritance, The Chancellor Manuscript, and the Jason Bourne series — The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Supremacy, and Brand: Grand Central Publishing.   The book describes the great impact these former giants of the Arctic had on some of the most well-known and practical aspects of Arctic life. By presenting the factual basis for many of the Inuit traditional beliefs about the Tuniit, this book provides readers with a blend of anthropology, history, and traditional knowledge.

        This video features Arctic animal sounds for children. It will help kids learn the names, sounds and images of animals found at in the Arctic and Antarctica.   The Arctic Ocean is experiencing some of the world's most drastic warming from climate change. In recent years, scientists have measured dwindling ice cover as record high temperatures inch up and up.


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The bestselling author of Ilium and Olympos transforms the true story of a legendary Arctic expedition into a thriller worthy of Stephen King or Patrick O’Brian. Their captain’s insane vision of a Northwest Passage has kept the crewmen of The Terror trapped in Arctic ice for two years without a thaw.

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The fish-out-of-water stories of Northern Exposure and Doc Martin meet the rough-and-rugged setting of The Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People in Thomas J.

Sims’s adventure memoir “On Call in the Arctic” where the author relates his incredible experience saving lives and himself in North America’s most remote outpost – the wild Alaskan Bush.

Arctic Spectacles: The Frozen North in Visual Culture,by Russell A. Potter. Reviewed by Huw Lewis-Jones.

Arctic Hell-Ship: The Voyage of HMS Enterprise, – by William Barr. Reviewed by Jonathan Dore. This is widely regarded as being the best Antarctic book ever written, and by some - the best travel book ever written.

Never out of print since first published in 'Cherry' was the 2nd youngest and one of the bravest on Captain Scott's famously fatal expedition of to be the first to reach the South Pole. Arctic Animals List with Pictures & Facts: Discover Amazing Animals that Live in the Arctic & Sub-Arctic Ap January 1, by admin The Arctic is a hostile environment, yet the species on this Arctic animals list are able to live either on the frozen tundra or in the icy waters that surround the North Pole.

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It’s a plea from his father, who has been kidnapped by the Russian mafia.The Arctic provides not only an understanding of the formation of the Arctic but the science of snow and ice including the phenomena of aurora and parhelia, and the way in which the area’s wildlife contends with the chilling harshness of its climate.

This fascinating, magnificent area is now under severe threat.