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Stories and settings, Americas, Caribbean, Arctic, and Antarctic

Christine Lassam

Stories and settings, Americas, Caribbean, Arctic, and Antarctic

a handbook for teachers and librarians

by Christine Lassam

  • 337 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by National Book League in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s literature -- Bibliography.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- Great Britain.,
    • America -- Juvenile fiction -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementselected and annotated by Christine Lassam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1037.9 .L33, PN1009.A1 .L33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. ;
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4474696M
      ISBN 100853532737
      LC Control Number79302121
      OCLC/WorldCa4932351

      Kearns, David A. - ''Where hell freezes over: a story of amazing bravery and survival. Kelly, Philip and Jack Child – Geopolitics of the Southern Cone and Antarctica. Kolbert, Elizabeth, ed. with Francis Spufford - The Ends of the Earth: An Anthology of the finest writing on the Arctic and the Antarctic.   Then decide if you want to do the other. Chances are good that once you’ve seen the Arctic, or the Antarctic, you won’t be able to get it out of your head. But read up first: explore the history of these unique places. Learn the stories of the men who gave their lives trying to explore them. In Antarctica, Roald Amundsen succeeded.

      The sign at Tierra del Fuego We sailed for days to cross the Drake Pass and arrive at Antarctica. There I saw ice, penguins, more ice, and more penguins and it was very cold. That was my trip to .   Credit: Google Earth. You won't find this theory in any science books, but a quick Google search will throw up screeds of bizarre claims that Atlantis is frozen in Antarctic ice.

        Details of Brutal First Slave Voyages Discovered After Charles I of Spain signed an edict allowing slave ships to travel directly from Africa to the Americas, human .   Years Ago, This Arctic Expedition Ended in Disaster On the th anniversary of National Geographic’s founding, see what happened during an attempt to reach the North Pole.


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This guide that is packed with color photos, wildlife descriptions and detailed area maps of the Antarctic Peninsula, Author: Amanda Zeisset. It began with my love of deserts and a desire to protect their fragile beauty.

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Wilder Alejandro Sanchez. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings. The Donner Party _Worst Winter _ The Donner-Reed Party was a group of American pioneers who set out for California in a wagon train, but were delayed by a series of mishaps that forced them to spend the winter of snowbound in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Some of the party resorted to cannibalism to survive, eating those who had succumbed to starvation and sickness. The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition (). Documentary about the disastrous expedition led by Sir Ernest Shackleton inwhen his ship Endurance found herself trapped in the ice and later crushed by it on the Weddell h director George Butler employs Frank Hurley's original film footage along with interviews of surviving relatives to tell the tale of a.

Although some of us here at the Arctic Book Review take a dim view of the place we like to call "the other pole," there's no denying that this region of the earth, nearly as much as the North, has had a deep and abiding attraction to writers of fiction.

The granddaddy of them all, of course, is Edgar Allan Poe's Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, which combines elements of exploration narrative Author: Russell Potter. Antarctic voyages usually depart from and return to south America, either from the port of Ushuaia or Puerto Madryn.

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Packing for an Antarctica Cruise: 10 Must-Bring Items An Arctic and Antarctic Expert Shares Her Experiences Be careful what you eat and what you book. Read our seven mini-stories. The entries in the Antarctic Fiction Bibliography are first listed by year published and then alphabetically within that year, with a general story description.

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The Arctic refers to the area around the North Pole. Polar bears live in some regions of the Arctic, which is largely ocean covered with sea ice.

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