To the Arctic
An Introduction to the Far Northern WorldBook - 1989
An engaging and informative guide to the natural history of the vast, forbidding Arctic region. In clear and elegant prose, the author details the history, flora and fauna, geology, and importance of the far northern world. He covers such topics as the ice ages, glaciers and other geologic formations, weather, birds and animals of the tundra, the great northern forests, and man's arctic explorations. Illustrated.
Publisher: New York : Wiley, c1989.
Branch Call Number: 508.3113 Y76
Characteristics: xiii, 354 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.