Animals Robert Scott Saw: An Adventure in Antartica

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Chronicle Books, Mar 26, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 45 pages
In this new series by award-winning author Sandra Markle, famous explorers take a back seat to the animals they encountered along the way. While Robert Scott and his crew weren't the first to reach the South Pole, they were the first to see an emperor penguin breeding ground. Through nimble writing and beautiful paintings, this series casts the past in a whole new light!

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

One of four books in Sandra Markle's Explorers series, intended to highlight the zoological discoveries made by famous explorers in history, - the other three titles are Animals Charles Darwin Saw ... Read full review

ANIMALS ROBERT SCOTT SAW: An Adventure in Antarctica

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Robert Scott made two famous expeditions to Antarctica at the beginning of the 20th century in his unsuccessful efforts to reach the South Pole. This intriguing book takes a new approach to describing ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Sandra Markle is a former elementary school science teacher, a nationally known science education consultant, and the author of many award-wining books for children. Animals Robert Scott Saw was inspired by her own experiences in Antarctica.

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