Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 02 June 2008

416 Pages | 51 line & 78 halftone illus.

ISBN: 9780199298112

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

The Biology of Polar Regions

Second Edition

D.N. Thomas, G.E. Fogg, P. Convey, C.H. Fritsen, J.-M. Gili, R. Gradinger, J. Laybourn-Parry, K. Reid, and D.W.H. Walton

Biology of Habitats Series

  • Improves upon the successful first edition, thoroughly revised (60%) and updated
  • Incorporates comparison of Arctic and Antarctic systems, with a particular emphasis on the effects of climate change
  • Expanded coverage of marine ecosystems and the impact of humans
  • Concise and affordable overview providing complete coverage of the field, and based on a successful lecture course

Also of Interest