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Antarctica : Journeys to the South Pole

by Myers, Walter Dean.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York: Scholastic; 2004Edition: 1st ed. Hardcover.Description: 134 p., ill.; 26 cm.ISBN: 0439220017.Subject(s): Antarctica - Geography | Antarctica - Maps | Middle Years Programme | MYP - Humanities/Geography | South poles | The South Pole - Explorers | Geography & History
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MYP - Humanities/Geography Summary: This book describes the extreme climate conditions in Antarctica, the wildlife, the whaling and merchant sailing industries that took root there, and the various exploration parties. Myers depicts the heroism and adventure of the expeditions using photos, maps, and illustrations to complement the text.