Arctic Thaw: The People of the Whale in a Changing Climate

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Boyds Mills Press, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 47 pages
Looks at how the IŮupiaq people of Alaska's North Slope must learn to adjust to a changing climate that threatens to disrupt their ancient culture. By the author of First Dive to Shark Dive.
 

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ARCTIC THAW: The People of the Whale in a Changing Climate

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What happens to the peoples of the Arctic who follow native hunting traditions as the polar ice cap shrinks? In this timely photo-essay, an inveterate traveler describes three visits to northern ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
7
Part
23
Part Three
31
Epilogue
45

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Peter Lourie is the author of many books for young people, including Arctic Thaw: The People of the Whale in a Changing Climate and Hidden World of the Aztec. He lives in Weybridge, Vermont.

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