Antartica

Antartica Cover

Antartica

By Roger Kirkwood

New Holland Publishing Australia Pty Ltd, Hardcover, 9781921073366, 48pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008

Description
Antarctica is a special place full of unique wildlife-from penguins and gulls to larger animals like seals and whales.It is also an important and delicate ecology that needs to be looked after. This book explores all of these aspects and includes.colourful photographs and illustrations.text full of interesting and fun information.activities to test your knowledge.a glossary to explain new words.an index that includes both common andscientific names.a list of websites where you can find out more.Young Reed is a full-colour large-format series of Natural History books for children.


About the Author
Roger Kirkwood B.Sc. has been to the Antarctic numerous times on research expeditions as well as lecturing on at least 15 Antarctic tourist cruises. He has contributed to many research papers and currently works as a biologist on Philip Island Nature Park in Victoria.