DK Eyewitness Books: Arctic and Antarctic: Discover the Polar Regions and the Remarkable Plants and Animals That Survive Here

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Penguin, Jan 16, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 72 pages
With more than 20 million copies sold in 41 languages and more than 88 countries worldwide, DK Eyewitness has been the most trusted series in reference publishing for more then three decades. Visually engaging, informative, and lively, the more than 100 titles in the Eyewitness series focus on subjects that complement students' personal interests and areas of study to make learning simple and fun.The most trusted nonfiction series for teachers, librarians, and parents. Perfect for homework help. Combination of pictures and text make the series perfect for reluctant readers and ESL students.
 

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Contents

6 The ends of the Earth
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8 The Arctic and tundra
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10 The Antarctic
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12 Life in Antarctic waters
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14 Migrants and residents
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16 Adaptable animals
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18 Survival of the fittest
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20 Birds of the Arctic
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42 The weighty walrus
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44 Suited to the sea
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46 Giants of the seas
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48 A herding life
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50 Hunters of the north
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52 Discovering the Arctic
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54 Race for the pole
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56 Keeping warm and safe
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22 Birds of the Antarctic
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24 Lords of the skies
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26 Ocean wanderer
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28 Penguin parade
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30 Emperors of the Antarctic
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32 King of the Arctic
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34 The mighty moose
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36 Tundra mammals
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38 Reindeer and caribou
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40 Company of wolves
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58 Polar travel
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60 Life at the poles
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62 Last frontiers
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64 Mapping Antarctica
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65 Mapping the Arctic
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66 Climatepast and future
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68 Species status
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70 Glossary
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72 Index
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