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Author Currie, Stephen, 1960-

Title Polar explorers / by Stephen Currie.

Imprint San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 919.804 CUR    Available
Description 112 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series History makers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105).
Summary Discusses the lives, education, successes, and failures of such explorers as John Franklin, Robert Peary, Matthew Henson, Roald Amundsen, and Robert Falcon Scott as they ventured into the Arctic and Antarctic.
Subject Explorers -- Polar regions -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Explorers -- Polar regions.
Explorateurs -- Régions polaires -- Biographies -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature.
Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration.
Régions polaires -- Découverte et exploration -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
ISBN 1560069570 (hardback : alk. paper) : $27.45

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