The Resource Icy worlds

Icy worlds

Label
Icy worlds
Title
Icy worlds
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to regions with cold climates, including Earth's polar regions and high-elevation mountain regions, with information about the animals, plants, and people that live there and the explorers who first described these areas. Features include fact boxes, illustrations, period photographs, a glossary, and a list of recommended books and websites"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
911
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
G590
LC item number
.I28 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
A look at ..
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alpine regions
  • Ice
  • Cold
  • Natural history
  • Alpine regions
  • Ice
  • Cold
  • Natural history
  • Polar regions
  • Polar regions
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Icy worlds
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing icy worlds -- The polar regions -- High, icy places -- Ice that comes and goes -- Ice Ages -- Glaciers -- Sea ice -- Icebergs -- Lands and seas of the Arctic -- Arctic explorers -- Plant life of the Arctic -- Animal life of the Arctic -- People of the Arctic -- Arctic warming -- Land and seas of Antarctica -- Ice shelves -- Antarctic explorers -- Is Antarctica a country? -- Living things in Antarctica -- Scientific stations -- Warming in Antarctica -- Environmental threats to polar regions -- Using -- and sharing -- Earth's icy worlds -- Windows into the past -- Ice on other worlds -- Glossary
Control code
ocm710045052
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716617884
Lccn
2011011517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710045052
  • (Sirsi) a1102104
Label
Icy worlds
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing icy worlds -- The polar regions -- High, icy places -- Ice that comes and goes -- Ice Ages -- Glaciers -- Sea ice -- Icebergs -- Lands and seas of the Arctic -- Arctic explorers -- Plant life of the Arctic -- Animal life of the Arctic -- People of the Arctic -- Arctic warming -- Land and seas of Antarctica -- Ice shelves -- Antarctic explorers -- Is Antarctica a country? -- Living things in Antarctica -- Scientific stations -- Warming in Antarctica -- Environmental threats to polar regions -- Using -- and sharing -- Earth's icy worlds -- Windows into the past -- Ice on other worlds -- Glossary
Control code
ocm710045052
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716617884
Lccn
2011011517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710045052
  • (Sirsi) a1102104

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