Adventures in A Disappearing LandBook - 2012
"... one of the world's leading experts on Antarctica introduces the reader to this fascinating world: the extraordinary wildlife that persists despite such harsh conditions and the way each of the pieces fits into the puzzle of this intricate environment-- from single-celled organisms to baleen whales, with leopard seals, penguins, 50-foot algae, sea spiders, coral, and multicolored sea stars in between. Now, as temperatures rise, the fragile ecosystem is under attack"--P.  of cover.
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2012
Description: xii, 231 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Branch Call Number: 578.09989 McC