In one of the world's most extreme environments, mankind has developed unique methods of survival.This fact-filled book examines Arctic habitation through the ages. Find out about the amazing ways in which humans have learned to hunt, herd and farm in harmony with nature, using the wildlife around them for food, fur, transport and even racing! Read of their centuries-long struggles against freezing winter winds and whalers from Europe. Marvel at their beautiful carvings and handcrafted tools � many of which you can make yourself! A variety of practical projects helps you bring the past alive in a fun way.