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Antarctic penguins

a study of their social habits

by G. Murray Levick

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Published by W. Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Penguins

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dr. G. Murray Levick ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.S5 L4 1914
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 139, [2] p.
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23278154M
    LC Control Numbera 14001400


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Popper put down his book of Antarctic Adventures and moved hastily to the radio. “What of it!” he repeated, pushing the switch. “Why, this is the night the Drake Antarctic Expedition is going to start broadcasting.” “That’s nothing,” said Mrs. Popper. “Just a lot of men at the bottom of the world saying ‘Hello, Mamma File Size: 2MB.

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The book is filled with Antarctic penguins book facts, photos, illustrations, and definitions related to penguins. The book is written in a way that would interest children because of the manner the information is presented/5.

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Then two of the birds waddled over to check the contraption out. The camera was rolling when the penguins started to peer into its lens, resulting in a very adorable penguin “selfie.”.