Polar Worlds: Life at the ends of the earth by Robert BatemanPolar Worlds: Life at the ends of the earth by Robert Bateman

Polar Worlds: Life at the ends of the earth

byRobert BatemanIllustratorRobert Bateman

Hardcover | September 1, 2008

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In the tradition of his previous children's titles, Backyard Birds and Birds of Prey, acclaimed artist Robert Bateman invites young readers to join him on his journey to the ends of the Earth-both ends! His own respect for and fascination with the rich variety of wildlife able to survive-and even thrive-in both the Arctic and Antarctica are lovingly presented here in his paintings and sketches. Through the visuals he gives us a window into these natural landscapes; through his text he provides fascinating facts and profiles of polar inhabitants, including arctic wolves, polar bears, whales, seals and albatrosses. Curious young minds will be seriously engaged by this delightful, informative book.
Robert Bateman's artwork has received international critical acclaim and has attracted an enormous following around the world. His renowned art can be found in many museum exhibitions, such as the Smithsonian Institution, while his work is also included in the Royal Family's collections. Robert Bateman's talent has been recognized with...
Title:Polar Worlds: Life at the ends of the earthFormat:HardcoverDimensions:48 pages, 10.29 × 8.29 × 0.4 inPublished:September 1, 2008Publisher:Scholastic Canada LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545997259

ISBN - 13:9780545997256

Appropriate for ages: 7