The Explorers' Handbook
Author: Anita Ganeri
Categories: Learning is Fun
Age range: From 8 years to 12 years
Publication date: 19 March 2009
About the book:
The Explorers' Handbook contains everything you ever needed to know to survive and thrive when travelling to the four corners of the globe - from the ice caps of the poles to the dusty dunes of the Sahara. Boys can find out everything from: How to survive going over the Niagara Falls; how to paddle up the Zambezi; how to make a snow hole at the north pole; how to land a seaplane on lake Titicaca; how to find the source of the Nile; how to spot terrible tropical diseases, and much more. Perfect for boys with a sense of adventure.
''Fact-filled and fun' — The Bookseller