Antarctica and the Arctic Circle: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Earth's Polar Regions

Antarctica and the Arctic Circle: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Earth's Polar Regions

By: Andrew Jon Hund (editor)Hardback

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This one-stop reference is a perfect resource for anyone interested in the North and South Poles, whether their interest relates to history, wildlife, or the geography of these regions in the news today. * Introduces natural phenomena and flora and fauna found at the North and South Pole regions * Discusses current concerns related to climate change and its impact on the polar regions * Furnishes students with an understanding of territorial claims and political issues surrounding the North and South Poles * Includes cross-references to enable readers to draw connections between topics * Offers further readings at the end of each entry as well as a Guide to Related Topics to stimulate student research

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About Author

Andrew J. Hund, MA, PhD, is assistant professor of sociology at the United Arab Emirates University in Al Ain, the UAE.

Product Details

  • publication date: 14/10/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781610693929
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 848
  • ID: 9781610693929
  • weight: 2177
  • ISBN10: 1610693922

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