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Caves
Caves
Claybourne, Anna2014
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Presents an introduction to cave exploring, including information on travel preparations and safety, cave formations, wildlife, famous explorers, and conservation efforts. -- "Have you ever been in a cave? Most of us haven't, but there are adventurers and scientists who love finding new caves to explore. If you ever had the chance to climb down into a cave, what would you need to know? What would you pack? Who would you want to come with you? This book gives you the knowledge you need to plan your adventure!"
Main title:
Caves / Anna Claybourne.
Imprint:
Chicago : Capstone Raintree, c2014.
Collation:
48 p. : col. ill., col maps ; 27 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Audience:
Motivation interest level: Reading level T.
Contents:
Destination: an underground world -- Discovering caves -- Cave science -- Interview with a cave scientist -- Prepare for your trip -- Who's going with you? -- Down we go! -- Interview wtih a cave explorer -- Cave-dwellers -- Must-see caves -- Caves of the world -- Timeline -- Fact file -- Glossary -- Find out more.
ISBN:
9781410954350 (pbk)1410954358 (pbk)
Dewey class:
796.525 CLA796.525
LC class:
GB601.2
Language:
English
BRN:
26427
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