Books tagged: arctic circle

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Poems from the Polar Circles
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Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I confronted the many faces of the Arctic and Antarctic, spanning that diversity sometimes in a matter of minutes. I often felt thrust into breathtaking polar panorama. My experience has led me to its natural and sleeping beauty; and compelled me to write for and from this soul, still wild and fragile.
Sailing with Hunters
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Adventure, danger, tragedy, hardship and humour on the Arctic fishing grounds. This story is a must for all who are interested in the sea or an aspect of life in the 1950s Highly acclaimed by readers in the fishing industry. "Fascinating Story," Dave Buckley, Trawler Historian, Fleetwood Weekly News. "Charlie tells it like it was," Jim Porter, Fleetwood Marine Heritage Trust.
Little Karhu Meets Santa
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Series: Little Karhu. Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Little Karhu is a Brown Bear that lives inside the Arctic Circle, in Finnish Lapland. In this story he wakes up in the middle of hibernating and decides to go exploring. He comes face-to-face with Santa Claus and makes some interesting discoveries before going back to sleep.
Brock and Becca - Adventures In The Yukon
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Series: Brock and Becca Discover Canada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Canada / General
Brock and Becca enjoy many adventures in the Yukon and Alaska. They see lots of wild animals and birds. Two flat tires at the same time on the lonely Dempster highway was a worry, but Mom's disappearance in a museum was of greater concern. Your children will learn about Canada while being entertained with interesting and exciting stories in the Brock and Becca series.
2014 American Arctic Strategy: Russia and China, Minerals and Resources, Recoverable Oil in the Arctic Circle, Arctic Militarization, Freedom of Navigation, Sea Lines of Communication
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,050. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Without adequate defensive posturing, competition over Arctic resources could become the first direct existential threat to U.S. sovereignty. This paper will provide a strategic assessment of the Arctic, from the Department of Defense perspective, and provide recommendations for the combatant commander to prepare defensive lines of effort, should they be needed in 10-15 years or beyond.
The Evolving Arctic: Current State of U.S. Arctic Policy - Strategies of Other Arctic Nations, Russia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Icebreakers, UNCLOS, SAR Assets
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Once barren and desolate, the Arctic is slowly coming to life with industry and commerce brought about by receding ice conditions. Along with that comes the need for a comprehensive and actionable Arctic policy.
Changes in the Arctic - Climate Change and Loss of Arctic Sea Ice, Claims and Sovereignty, Sea Transport, Oil, Gas, Mineral Exploration, Polar Icebreaking, Protected Species and Indigenous People
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities in the Arctic, and has heightened interest in, and concerns about, the region's future. The United States, by virtue of Alaska, is an Arctic country and has substantial interests in the region.
U.S. Navy Arctic Roadmap 2014 - 2030: American National Interests, Evolving Arctic Region Security Environment, Navy Roles and Missions, Alaska, Climate Change and Loss of Arctic Sea Ice
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 140,380. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
The U.S. Navy recognizes that the opening of the Arctic Ocean has important national security implications as well as significant impacts on the U.S. Navy's required future capabilities. The national security interests of the United States, an Arctic nation through the state of Alaska, extend into the entire Arctic Region.