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Author Britton, Arthur K.

Title Life at a polar research station / Arthur K. Britton.

Imprint New York : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 570.72 BRI    Available
Description 32 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Extreme jobs in extreme places
Extreme jobs in extreme places.
Note Includes index.
Contents The bottom of the world -- Antarctic research stations -- Extremely cold science -- Keeping stations working -- Caring for people -- An extreme work timetable -- Time for fun.
Summary It takes a special person to work in the extreme environment of Antarctica, but many scientists, engineers, doctors, and technicians do. Readers will learn the many kinds of job s involved in running a polar research center as well as what Antarctic workers do in their free time.
Subject Biological stations -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Research teams -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Polar regions -- Research -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1433984830 paperback
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