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The Resource Polar explorations, Don Nardo

Polar explorations, Don Nardo

Label
Polar explorations
Title
Polar explorations
Statement of responsibility
Don Nardo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history of exploration of the North and South Poles, from the earliest Arctic and Antarctic explorers to exploration competitions and modern scientific voyages to both poles
Member of
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10013119
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nardo, Don
Dewey number
910.911
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G580
LC item number
.N2 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
World history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Polar regions
  • Polar regions
  • Polar regions
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Polar explorations, Don Nardo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and (p. 95-97) index
Contents
Introduction: The attraction of the poles -- The earliest Arctic voyagers -- Quests for the northern passages -- Search for the southern continent -- The contest for the North Pole -- Antarctica in the heroic age -- The age of mechanized exploration -- Epilogue: To conquer the unknown: modern polar research
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
104 p.
Isbn
9781420503609
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010039667
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps, photographs
Stock number
1322587
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn663953735
  • (OCoLC)663953735
  • 198424
Label
Polar explorations, Don Nardo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and (p. 95-97) index
Contents
Introduction: The attraction of the poles -- The earliest Arctic voyagers -- Quests for the northern passages -- Search for the southern continent -- The contest for the North Pole -- Antarctica in the heroic age -- The age of mechanized exploration -- Epilogue: To conquer the unknown: modern polar research
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
104 p.
Isbn
9781420503609
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010039667
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps, photographs
Stock number
1322587
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn663953735
  • (OCoLC)663953735
  • 198424

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