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Author Tyler, Simon, 1977- author, illustrator.

Title Adventures on Earth / Simon Tyler.

Publication Info. London : Pavilion Children's, 2019.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Silvis PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - SVPG-6  J 550 TYL    DUE 12-07-20
Description 96 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 29 cm
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Summary Graphic illustrator Simon Tyler explores the extremes of our planet- and the people who venture there- in his bold and colourful style. Following on from the magnificent Adventures in Space, comes a compendium on a topic closer to home- our planet, the Earth. Learn about the highest and deepest, hottest and coldest places on Earth- travel to the extremes of our environment. Discover the world's most wild terrain- deserts, mountains, volcanoes, rivers, jungles, oceans, the polar regions and more- as well as the animals that live there and the people who have explored them. Find out how these regions are under threat from global warming and other issues, and learn what we can do to conserve them. Bursting with information and illustrated in bold and colourful graphics, this book will grab the attention of all avid explorers- big and small.
Contents Introduction -- The Polar Regions -- The mountains -- Volcanoes -- The oceans -- The deserts -- Rivers -- Jungles and forests -- Caves and chasms.
Subject Earth (Planet) -- Juvenile literature.
Earth (Planet) (OCoLC)fst01860481
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781843654278 (hardback)
184365427X (hardback)

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