Mapping Australia and Oceania, and Antarctica

by Rockett, Paul,

Format: Print Book 2017
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 994 R59
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 994 R59
 
 
Summary

Detailed photos and full-color maps help take readers on a fascinating visual journey through the diverse and intriguing continents of Australia and Oceania, and Antarctica! This book's appealing format highlights the facts about the human and physical geography of these continents. Readers will put their analytical skills to use to interpret different types of maps as sources of information, from physical maps that show the region's landmarks to political maps that teach about the region's countries to interesting cultural and thematic maps.

Contents
Where is Australia/Oceania?
Countries
Early maps and ownership
Climate
Wildlife
Natural landmarks
Human-made landmarks
Settlements
Industries
Sports
Culture
Food and drink
Where is Antarctica?

Additional Information
Series Rockett, Paul. Mapping the continents.
Subjects Cartography -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Cartography -- Oceania -- Juvenile literature.
Cartography -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Geography -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Geography -- Oceania -- Juvenile literature.
Geography -- Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Cartography -- Australia.
Cartography -- Oceania.
Cartography -- Antarctica.
Geography -- Australia.
Geography -- Oceania.
Geography -- Antarctica.
Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Oceania -- Juvenile literature.
Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Australia -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
Oceania -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
Antarctica -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
Australia.
Oceania.
Antarctica.
Australia -- Description and travel.
Oceania -- Description and travel.
Antarctica -- Description and travel.
Publisher St. Catharines, ON ; New York, New York :Crabtree Publishing Company,2017
Contributors Ruffle, Mark, illustrator.
Audience Age 8 to 11.
Grade 4 to 6.
Language English
Notes Originally published in 2015: The Watts Publishing Group.
Includes index.
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm.
ISBN 9780778726142
0778726142
9780778726203
0778726207
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