Published March 2001
by Tandem Library .
Written in English
DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||48|
Antarctic adventure: exploring the frozen South. [Meredith Hooper] -- Presents a brief account of the triumphs and tragedies of the explorers of the Antarctic. Your Web browser . This non-fiction title about an antarctic adventure is intended to encourage boys to read. It is one of a series of graded readers designed to ensure progress in reading. The accompanying illustrations, photographs, information boxes and side panels aim to support children's understanding. It's so detailed and yet covers the sweeping adventure of Shackleton and his team exploring the Antarctic in the early twentieth century. It's in diary format for the most part, with gaps filled in here and there. The story of the men involved as well as the landscape itself and the wildlife - /5(). Antarctic Adventure: Exploring the Frozen South (DK Eyewitness Readers) Meredith Hooper, Tandem Library, , ISBN Children ages 6–12 accompany Hooper as she travels the Antarctic.
The Worst Journey in the World recounts Robert Falcon Scott’s ill-fated expedition to the South Pole. Apsley Cherry-Garrard, the youngest member of Scott’s team and one of three men to make and survive the notorious Winter Journey, draws on his firsthand experiences as well as the diaries of his compatriots to create a stirring and detailed account of Scott’s legendary expedition. The unparalleled adventure and ordeal of Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew, stranded on the Antarctic ice for 20 months beginning Janu , then forced to row a foot boat miles across storm-ravaged seas, has inspired at least three marvelous books: Shackleton's own memoir, South; Alfred Lansing's bestselling Endurance; and this. Alone On The Ice: A thrilling account of the survival of Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition. This book is illustrated by Frank Hurly’s famous photographs of Antarctica. Adventure Life's Antarctica cruises & tours are the ultimate way to visit the white continent in comfort, safety and style. Thousands of travelers have trusted Adventure Life's Antarctica tour experts to help them choose the perfect small ship cruise to from Ushuaia, Argentina or Punta Arenas, Chile on a minimum 6-day trip and choose from small expedition ships, luxury ships.
Antarctic Adventure: Exploring The Frozen South (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4) Hooper, Meredith Published by Turtleback (). Antarctic Adventure: Exploring the Frozen South. by Meredith Hooper. 2 Resources. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Antarctic Journal. by Meredith Hooper and Lucia de Leiris. 1 Resource. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles. The miraculous and true adventure of Ernest Shackleton, Antarctic explorer, and his third voyage to the Antarctic. Full of danger, adventure, grit and perseverance - this picture book kept my third graders on the edge of their seats/5(10). Antarctic Adventure: Exploring The Frozen South (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4): ISBN () Turtleback Books, Antarctic Adventure (Eyewitness Readers).