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The Adventures of Polo the Bear - The Climate Change Comic part 2 - cover

The Adventures of Polo the Bear - The Climate Change Comic part 2

Alan J. Hesse

Publisher: Alan J. Hesse

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Summary

Polo the Bear is devastated. 
His precious boat is in pieces, lying at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, and he is locked in the hold of a fishing vessel, destined to be sold to a zoo in China... How will he get out of this?! 

In this sequel to Part 1 of the ebook version of the comic, Polo the polar bear continues his epic journey around the world. He faces countless dangers and obstacles on a path that will take him across China, up the mighty Himalaya mountains into the forbidden monasteries of Tibet, through the swampy delta of Bangladesh, and into India. On his voyage Polo meets many colourful, informative, heroic, kind, mischievous and also dangerous characters, ranging from an enlightened Chinese farmer to a jealous Fakir, a disgruntled Bengal Tiger to the Dalai Lama himself. On his way Polo also meets and learns from a character drawn from legend...

Polo's global adventure continues!

What you will discover:  

	The outcome of Polo's ocean accident and capture - does he escape?!
	Some of the ways in which major world players such as China and India are ahead of the game fighting global warming
	How global warming is affecting rural and urban people in Asia, and how they are dealing with it
	How Polo meets endangered wildlife species such as pandas and tigers and what he learns from them
	How Polo changes from being just a hungry, homesick bear to a climate action celebrity
	What happens when Polo meets the Yeti!


 

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