The Call of Antarctica

The Call of Antarctica

Author: Leilani Raashida Henry

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books ™

ISBN: 9781728411675

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 128

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Antarctica is the coldest, windiest, highest, driest, and most remote part of the world. It’s the world’s largest polar dessert. Antarctica is a true wilderness. Author Leilani Raashida Henry, daughter of George W. Gibbs, Jr., the first person of African descent to go to Antarctica, recounts her father’s expedition while educating readers on the incredible geography, biodiversity, and history of the continent. Using diary entries from Gibbs' expedition, The Call of Antarctica takes readers on a journey to the rugged Antarctic landscape to learn its history, its present, and the importance of protecting its future.
The Call of Antarctica
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Leilani Raashida Henry
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-05 - Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books ™

Antarctica is the coldest, windiest, highest, driest, and most remote part of the world. It’s the world’s largest polar dessert. Antarctica is a true wilderness. Author Leilani Raashida Henry, daughter of George W. Gibbs, Jr., the first person of African descent to go to Antarctica, recounts her father’s expedition while
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