The "Pole Star" family by Enid Blyton

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Statementillustrated by Ruth Gervis.
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Pagination88p., ill., 20cm
Number of Pages88
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Open LibraryOL18853217M

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(Family #3) Mike, Belinda and Ann have had a miserable summer - they have all been ill. But then Granny decides to take them on the cruise of a lifetime.

They sail away on the gorgeous Pole Star and have the most fun ever. They visit towns with palaces and exotic markets in wonderful countries such as Portugal, the Canary Islands and Africa/5. The Pole Star Family Hardcover – January 1, by Enid Blyton (Author)5/5(2).

The Pole Star Family [Enid Blyton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Altogether, like the books that proceeded it, The Pole Star Family is a very satisfying read (when viewed at is own level, of course) and has much to recommend it, not least its main strength; that it was essentially a 'real-life' re-telling of Enid's own holiday cruise of the early 30s.

Further Illustrations Reload page to show illustrations. The second book, The Saucy Jane Family, told how they went for a holiday on a houseboat. In The Seaside Family they take the caravans to the seaside for the summer.

This book tells how they all go for a long trip in a big steamer, the Pole Star, and how they visit faraway lands, and what they do on board shippreface. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

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A pole star or polar star is a star, preferably bright, nearly aligned with the axis of a rotating astronomical body. Currently, Earth's pole stars are Polaris (Alpha Ursae Minoris), a magnitude-2 star aligned approximately with its northern axis, and a pre-eminent star in celestial navigation, and Polaris Australis (Sigma Octantis), a much dimmer star.

THE POLE STAR FAMILY. by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ruth Gervis. Published by Lutterworth Press. 2nd. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Mike, Belinda and Ann had been ill, and they wanted a real change. So they left their caravnas and went off with their parents and Granny in a big ship, the Pole Star. Blue boards. Ruth Gervis (13 August – 26 October ) was a British illustrator. Her other book illustrations INCLUDE The Buttercup Farm Family, The Pole Star Family, The Saucy Jane Family and The Very Big Secret.

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I’ve always wanted to explore the world, ever since I were a little girl, and I think that thirst for foreign countries and exotic destinations was inspired. out of 5 stars The Pole Star Family. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 8 March This was the most exciting book I ever read as a child - I am now in my 50's - and I remember it well.

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Polaris or the North Star is a very important star because it is often used for navigation. But Polaris is only visible in the Northern Hemisphere.

There is no pole star in the Southern Hemisphere. Instead a constellation called Crux is used to mark : Joanca. The one ending the tail of Ursa Minor, is actually the Pole Star, or Polaris, seen at the far right of the adjacent picture.

It is so close to Earth’s axis, that from our own perspective, it barely moves its position all year round, all the other stars and constellations revolving around it.

Right now there is NO bright star at the south celestial pole, but over the next few thousand years, the pole will point at the stars Gamma Chamaeleontis (the third-brightest star in Chamaeleon, and several stars in the constellation Carina (the Ship's Keel).

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British children’s author Enid Blyton () is one of the most prolific authors in the English language, having sold over million books. Infact, her books have been translated into over 90 languages and are still enjoyed across the globe.

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This will be the best holiday ever. First published inthis edition contains the original text and artwork. Stef Penney is a screenwriter and the author of three acclaimed novels: The Tenderness of Wolves, The Invisible Ones, and Under a Pole Star.

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With this last link in a strange chain of evidence I close my diary of the voyage of the Pole-Star. [NOTE by Dr. John M’Alister Ray, senior.—I have read over the strange events connected with the death of the Captain of the Pole-Star, as narrated in the journal of my son.

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The seven stars are shown in Figure 3, which shows the circle of ° radius centered on the north ecliptic pole, which circle defines the perfect pole star positions. Our current pole star Polaris is shown as number 6 and is one of the nearest to the actual circle.

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Hopkins, the parson of Jackman's. An observer on the north pole sees the pole star directly overhead (90 degrees with respect to the horizon) and stars apparently rotating around it once every 24 hours. If the observer moves to a latitude of 45 degrees the pole star is now 45 degrees above the horizon.

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