Fraser's Penguins: Warning Signs from Antarctica
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Fraser's Penguins: Warning Signs from Antarctica

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Fraser’s Penguins is a brilliant, beautiful, and terrifying account of what’s happening at the bottom of our world.”—Nathaniel Philbrick, author of The Last Stand, In the Heart of the Sea, and Sea of Glory

Called "exceptionally poignant" by Nature magazine, Fen Montaigne's sensitive and timely account of five months in Antarctica gives a taste of the global changes that wi...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 3rd 2012 by St. Martin's Griffin
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Chuck
Crisply written study of how penguins and antarctica are being affected by climate change. A minimum of both emotion and technical jargon, the author letting the facts speak for themselves.
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Fen Montaigne is a journalist and author whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, National Geographic, Outside, Smithsonian, and The Wall Street Journal. A former Moscow bureau chief of The Philadelphia Inquirer, he is the author of Reeling in Russia and has co-authored two other books. For his work on Fraser’s Penguins, Montaigne was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2006. He now works as seni...more
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