Arctic: Life Inside the Arctic Circle
It is said that pictures speak louder than words, and the amazing arctic photos in this collection prove that point. Travel writer Claudia Martin guides the viewer through what seems like the pristine wonderland of the Arctic Circle. With scenes from Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Alaska, Canada, and Greenland, the viewer is mesmerized by the stunning views of the northern lights, the tundra, icebergs, native fauna and flora, rivers and parks, the native people, and the general landscape.
Brief descriptions accompany each of the full- or double-page stunning illustrations. Learn about the Sami and their reindeer, the Inuit, and other Arctic inhabitants. View wildlife such as the arctic hare, muskox, gyrfalcon, walrus, and of course, the regal polar bear, along with so many other intriguing creatures. Check out the industrial endeavors, fishing ventures, research stations, tourist impacts, and other activities taking place in this frozen environment.
Glance at these phenomenal photographic recordings of a still-frozen environment and consider the environmental changes that will assault and modify this landscape and the life of this region as the climate changes.
|Page Count||224 pages|
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|Category||Architecture & Photography|