The Polar Express stood perfectly still; The conductor called out, “All aboard!” I climbed up the steps with no time to spare . . . The train gave a lurch, and the engine roared. The miles mysteriously melted away, The train thundered ...
Down North on the Polar Bear Express FOTO FOR just over ten weeks each summer from late June to the Labour Day weekend , the small northern Ontario town of Cochrane is swelled by an influx of visitors who arrive to take one of the last ...
Author: Michael Barnes
Publisher: GeneralStore PublishingHouse
Category: Moose Factory (Ont.)
Moose Factory and Moosonee are located in Northern Ontario in the lower James Bay Region. Includes tourist information, history, development of railroad and air travel, etc.
$19.99/Higher in Canada A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical train to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a barren desert of ice, the Polar Express makes its way ...
Author: Chris Van Allsburg
Category: Juvenile Fiction
The Polar Express is the perfect gift for all those—of any age—who believe, come Christmas Eve, that they too will hear the sweet sound of a reindeer’s silver bell. A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical train to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a barren desert of ice, the Polar Express makes its way to the huge city standing alone at the top of the world, where the boy will make his Christmas wish. For millions of readers around the world, this mysterious journey to the North Pole has become a beloved Christmas classic. The Polar Express is a Caldecott Medal winner, and reading the story together is a beloved holiday tradition held by generations of families. It has also become a favorite holiday movie and been translated into stage productions that take place across the United States during the holiday season.
“We have a polar bear to save!” The seven of them swam over to the Manta Ray Express Station. Kiki bought a first-class private ticket for Nestor on the largest ray available. “Don't worry,” the agent said. “We'll get your little polar ...
Author: Debbie Dadey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Juvenile Fiction
A lost baby polar bear shares the spotlight with a popular boy band in this Mermaid Tales adventure. Kiki Coral is thrilled beyond words when she meets a brand-new friend: a baby polar bear! The problem is, the little bear, whose name is Nestor, has floated away from home on a patch of ice and now he’s lost, hungry, and all alone! Kiki, Shelly, and Echo want to send Nestor back to his home on the Manta Ray Express, but a one-way ticket costs a whopping four jewels! That’s a fortune! Not to mention, all anyone at school can talk about is the Rays, who are performing a concert in Poseidon. Kiki loves the cute boy band as much as the next mergirl, but what about Nestor? Isn’t saving him more important than a concert? Can Kiki and her friends find a fun way to send their new furry friend home—and hang out with the Rays in the process?
Held at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A., 6-10 September 1965. RESOLUTIONS APPROVED BY THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING ON THE POLAR BEAR UNDER ITEM 12 OF THE AGENDA " INAL LIST OF PARTICIPANTS OFFICERS OF ...
Proceedings of the first International Scientific Meeting on the Polar Bear, held in Fairbanks, Alaska in 1965, to report on the current state of knowledge of the biology, ecology and conservation needs of the polar bear (Ursus maritimus) in Alaska, Canada, Greenland, Scandinavia and the Soviet Union.
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public WorksPublish On: 2014
Hearing Before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, Second Session, January 30, ... This node expresses the proportional change in the area of polar bear habitat over time .
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works
Buhlar the Polar Bear takes his first shaky steps from his den onto the frigid arctic tundra, a rough and unforgiving land. With his mother as his guide, Bublar travels long and dangerous distances learning about the land and how to ...
Author: Cayetano Castro
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Bublar the Polar Bear takes his first shaky steps from his den onto the frigid arctic tundra, a rough and unforgiving land. With his mother as his guide, Bublar travels long and dangerous distances learning about the land and how to survive. While the journey is a difficult one at times, the obstacles and experiences he encounters along the way shape the type of bear Bublar will grow up to be. Bublar the Polar Bear is the endearing story of an inquisitive young bear growing up in a harsh environment. It’s a story of exploration, love, and respect as he struggles against hunger, the hard land, and the most dangerous thing of all… man.
In Norway the bear was a rare white bear which if it had been given to Harald would have merited the two-line mention Isleif Gizurarson got when he gave a polar bear to the Emperor Henry III. But in Denmark the bear has a substantially ...
Author: William I. Miller
Audun’s Story tells of an Icelandic farmhand who buys a polar bear in Greenland and gives it to the Danish king. It is a subtle tale of complex social action worthy of the fine anthropological writing on gift-exchange; its treatment of face-to-face interaction a match for Erving Goffman.
Joshua had soon won the hearts and minds of those who had never met a polar bear before - he possessed a dynamism that few had ever seen - but he also had the charm, wisdom and charisma to express and illuminate his great philosophical ...
Author: Alan J Porter
AN EPIC ADVENTURE THAT REVEALS MANY ANSWERS FOR THE YOUNG AND THE YOUNG-AT-HEART. Joshua the Polar Bear with his wife, Josey, and their children, Fred and Flo, find themselves in two theatres of conflict that could threaten the balance of world peace. Crazy villains and master criminals are active throughout this humorous, yet poignant and profound, story. Joshua and his family have developed extraordinary magnetic powers, including the ability to see into the future. Russia becomes the beneficiary of their abilities, and President RockovOs prodigy son, Ivan, enlists the help of the young English genius, Ethan the Enlightened One. The two boys find themselves in confrontation with Grigory Metimovich, the richest oligarch in the world, who is based in Moscow. Further help comes from another galaxy, as Joshua is able to harness energy and help from that source, along with assistance from the wealthy English entrepreneur, Rich Pickens."