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Title Frozen secrets : Antarctica revealed / by Sally M. Walker.
Author Walker, Sally M.
Publication Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Description 104 pages : color illustrations, map ; 24 x 28 cm
Call # J 919.89 W
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue : mysterious and majestic -- Gaining a foothold on Antarctica -- Taming the frozen frontier -- Fashion first, happy camper school next -- Who works in Antarctica? -- Ice, ice, and more ice -- A flake at a time -- The ice just kept spreading -- Sizing up the ice sheets -- Ice on the move -- Floating ice -- Beneath the ice -- Water in the dry valleys? -- Dive! -- A robot joins the team -- The bot goes exploring -- Still waters run deep -- Once upon a time -- Powerful plates -- Fossils -- Freeze-dried surprises -- The core of the matter -- Cores of a different sort -- Using the past to look toward the future -- Sifting through the gaseous clues -- Antarctica and earth's oceans.
Subject Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1580136079 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) :
9781580136075 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

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