Northern Industries

Northern Industries

by Heather C. Hudak

Hardcover

$23.95

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Eligible for FREE SHIPPING

Overview

Northern Industries by Heather C. Hudak

From people and industry to wildlife and the environment, Exploring the Canadian Arctic presents exciting information about many aspects of the area north of 60 degrees latitude. Full-colour photographs, informative maps, reader-friendly sidebars, and authoritative text fill each volume, giving readers a glimpse at how people live and work in the challenging conditions of the Canadian North.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781553889595
Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/28/2009
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Beyond 60 Degrees 4

Northwest Passage 6

Arctic Resources 8

Mining for Minerals 10

Northern Land Claims 12

Digging For Diamonds 14

Northern Oil and Gas 16

Co-operative Business 18

A Way of Life 20

Seal Hunting 22

Tourism 24

Northern Parks 26

Quiz 28

Mining Safety 30

Further Research 31

Glossary/Index 32

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews