Antarctica (True Books - Continents)
A True Book: The Seven Continents series dives into the many components that make each continent distinctive and exceptional. Readers will get to know each continents' geography, history, wildlife and future outlook.
Readers will meet the unique plants and animals that call this frozen continent home, explore its unique history, examine the environmental concerns it embodies, and much more.
This series provides an excellent source of information for the different continents and countries. Children will enjoy the quantity of colorful photographs and illustrations while the books give an overview of the history, geography, climate, wildlife, and people of each area. Colorful maps are included and students will not only learn about the geography and natural features of the continents, but about other aspects of them as well. The books really focus on describing the people of each area thoroughly. The series features a colorful, upbeat, and attractive format, with large font and numerous photos from the areas. Includes timelines, index, glossary and statistics. 48 pgs, pb.