Galapagos Islands Explorer

Much more than a map - the Galapagos Explorer contains a large number of colour photos of a range of endemic animals and some plants from this most famous of island archipelagos.

Galapagos Islands Explorer

Galapagos Islands Explorer

Much more than a map - the Galapagos Explorer contains a large number of colour photos of a range of endemic animals and some plants from this most famous of island archipelagos. There's a map of Darwin's route during his brief but highly significant visit to the islands in 1835, a diagram of the main ocean currents influencing Galapagos, and another diagram illustrating the "hot spot" theory of volcano formation. Includes a list of notable visitors mini-biographies ranging from the first known visitor (the Bishop of Panama in 1535), through Charles Darwin, to the two pre-eminent scientists studying evolution there today (Rosemary and Peter Grant).

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Galapagos Islands Explorer
Language: un
Pages:
Authors: Ocean Explorer Maps (Firm)
Categories: Discoveries in geography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-01 - Publisher:

Much more than a map - the Galapagos Explorer contains a large number of colour photos of a range of endemic animals and some plants from this most famous of island archipelagos. There's a map of Darwin's route during his brief but highly significant visit to the islands in 1835,
Galapagos Islands
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Erinn Banting
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-01 - Publisher: Weigl Publishers

The Galapagos Islands are home to some of the world’s most interesting animals. The ecosystem of the Galapagos Islands is unique because of their distance from the South American mainland. Discover more in Galapagos Islands, one of the titles in the Natural Wonders of the World series.
Galapagos
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Tui De Roy
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Firefly Books Limited

Gathers essays on the remarkable animals, plants, and ecosystem of the Galapagos Islands, and discusses recent discoveries, threats to the environment, and efforts at conservation.
Explorers Journal
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ernest Ingersoll
Categories: Explorers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

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A Traveler's Guide to the Galapagos Islands
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Barry Boyce
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-03 - Publisher: Hunter Publishing, Inc

The Galapagos Islands, a remote paradise, are as mysterious as ever. But the details of travel to the Galapagos are no longer a mystery. The essentials of a how-to travel adventure to the Land of Darwin are now available in the comprehensive "Traveler's Guide to the Galapagos Islands." From which

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