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Northern Lights

Northern Lights (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

By Evans, Polly

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An updated third edition of Bradt's practical guide to the best places to view the Northern Lights, the only guidebook that caters to the large number of people whose dream is to see the aurora borealis. Included is information on everything from how to photograph the aurora to w...hat to wear, and how to understand northern lights forecasting, as well as the science behind the aurora and the auroral oval. Also detailed are the best locations from which the aurora can be viewed, covering, in Europe, Scandinavia, Lapland, Iceland and Greenland, and in North America, Canada and Alaska. In addition, the guide provides information on tour operators offering northern lights packages. New for this third edition is coverage of Ivalo / Inari (Nellim & Muotka) and Iso Syote in Finland; in Sweden both the permanent and seasonal ice hotels, as well as Kiruna Town Hall; in Canada Blachford Lake; and in Iceland new accommodation options. The Northern Lights are one of the major tourist draws of the Arctic and sub-Arctic winter and the world's most spectacular natural phenomena, arguably the greatest light show you'll ever see. olly Evans is an award-winning journalist and writer. She is the author of Bradt's Yukon, as well as five narrative travel books, including Mad Dogs and an Englishwoman, in which she tells of learning to drive sled dogs in northern Canada. When not on the road, Polly works as a teacher at Wellington College in England.
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ISBN 9781784770716
Released NZ 5 Sep 2017
Publisher Bradt Travel Guides
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd Revised edition
Series Bradt Travel Guides
1 Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781784770716
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Bradt Travel Guides
Imprint Bradt Travel Guides
Released 5 Sep 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd Revised edition
Edition 3rd Revised edition
Author(s) By Evans, Polly
Series Bradt Travel Guides
Category Astronomical Observation: Observatories, Equipment & Methods
Travel & Holiday Guides
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 135mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 3mm
Dewey Code 910.202
Weight 101g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Auroras, Auroras - Guidebooks
NBS Text Travel & Holiday Guides: General
ONIX Text General/trade