Exploring polar regions
(eBook)

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Published:
Minneapolis, MN : ABDO Publishing Company, [2015].
Format:
eBook
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (144 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color).
Lexile measure:
1000L
Rating:
7-12.
Status:
MackinVIA
Description
Throughout history, people have always explored new frontiers. Adventure, fame, and scientific discovery have all driven humans to forge into the unknown. This title examines the exploration of polar regions. Easy-to-read, engaging text takes readers to the Arctic and Antarctic, examines the explorers who journeyed to these frigid areas, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible. Well-placed sidebars, vivid photos, helpful maps, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of the topic. Additional features include a table of contents, a selected bibliography, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781624018510, 1624018513
Lexile measure:
1000
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cummings, J. D. (2015). Exploring polar regions. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cummings, Judy Dodge. 2015. Exploring Polar Regions. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cummings, Judy Dodge, Exploring Polar Regions. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cummings, Judy Dodge. Exploring Polar Regions. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company, 2015. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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