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The Resource The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world, Andrew C. Revkin

The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world, Andrew C. Revkin

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The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world
Title
The North Pole was here
Title remainder
puzzles and perils at the top of the world
Statement of responsibility
Andrew C. Revkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover the North Pole and the arctic ice that covers the ocean water there. Learn about historical expeditions, and the recent one the author joined and where these chapters were written
Summary
An environmental reporter recounts his expedition to the North Pole where he followed oceanographers as they drilled through nine feet of ice to dive into the frigid waters and delved into the mysteries of climate modeling and global warming, revealing how the fate of the pole will impact our world
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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190304
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910/.9163/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G614
LC item number
.R48 2006
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1300
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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puzzles and perils at the top of the world
Label
The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world, Andrew C. Revkin
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Publication
Note
"A New York Times book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-119) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Glimpsing the future
  • ch. 6.
  • Three broken bolts
  • ch. 7.
  • The once and future Pole
  • Source notes
  • Further reading
  • Internet resources
  • Acknowledgments
  • ch. 1.
  • Picture credits
  • Index
  • Metric conversion chart
  • Where all is south
  • ch. 2.
  • The imagined Pole
  • ch. 3.
  • Cold reality
  • ch. 4.
  • The polar puzzle
Control code
14941162
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780753461389
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005024307
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362740
  • (OCoLC)61362740
Label
The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world, Andrew C. Revkin
Link
Publication
Note
"A New York Times book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-119) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Glimpsing the future
  • ch. 6.
  • Three broken bolts
  • ch. 7.
  • The once and future Pole
  • Source notes
  • Further reading
  • Internet resources
  • Acknowledgments
  • ch. 1.
  • Picture credits
  • Index
  • Metric conversion chart
  • Where all is south
  • ch. 2.
  • The imagined Pole
  • ch. 3.
  • Cold reality
  • ch. 4.
  • The polar puzzle
Control code
14941162
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780753461389
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005024307
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362740
  • (OCoLC)61362740

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