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Planet Arctic: Life at the Top of the World

Art / PhotobookOut of Print

By: Wayne Lynch

256 pages, Many colour photographs

A & C Black

Hardback | Sep 2010 | #186667 | ISBN-13: 9781408130247
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About this book

This gorgeous coffee-table book is a celebration of Arctic wildlife, illustrated with many superb large-format colour photographs from an award-winning Canadian photographer. The authoritative text provides an excellent overview of the arctic and its spectacular fauna and flora and the book is divided into chapters entitled Large and legendary, Arctic miniatures, Birds of the midnight sun, Hunters and the hunted, Polar mariners, and Waterwings. This is one of the most visually stunning books ever published on the subject.

'This is a glimpse of the Arctic at its most colourful - a vitality that defies the most ferocious of chills' Wanderlust (December 2010) 'A lavish guide that takes you on an Arctic safari.' BBC Wildlife (April 2011)

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Wayne Lynch is an established science writer and accomplished photographer. He is the author of several award-winning books and documentaries.

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