Guarded by frozen seas and vast, fractured fields of snow and ice, the North and South Poles are among the world's most mysterious places. But these fearfully bleak environments are no place for humans as the explorers who set out to unearth their secrets have found to their cost.
Each book in this series of Usborne True Stories contains thrilling stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds to provide young readers with a truly compelling read. It contains maps, line drawings and notes on sources and further reading. It is perfect for fact-fans and reluctant readers.
Series: True Stories
For Ages: 9 - 13 years old
Number Of Pages: 142
Published: 30th November 2007
Dimensions (cm): 19.2 x 13.0 x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.181