ERIC Number: ED339660
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
The Adventures of Salik the Husky.
This story, for readers aged 8 to 10 years, is about Salik, a husky puppy who journeys from Greenland to Antarctica to become a sledge dog. Through Salik's training and his first sledge journey, children find out about the life of a dog team and the work the dogs do. The story is accompanied by a number of illustrations by Christine Forsyth. A glossary is included, as is a list of other materials on Antarctica for younger readers. (DB)
Publication Type: Creative Works; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Curriculum Development Centre, Canberra (Australia).