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Kilimanjaro National Park
www.habari.co.tz/tanapa/kilpakg.html
Find maps, climbing routes, mountain history, and practical information for planning a Kilimanjaro adventure at this official Web site of Tanzania's Kilimanjaro National Park.


Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa
www.mos.org/kili
Boston's Museum of Science offers this companion Web site to the IMAX film of the same title. On the site, you'll find vivid panoramic images from vistas along the way to Kilimanjaro's summit, a quiz on Africa's tallest peak, and more. (The film's companion book is the first book listed below.)


All About Glaciers
nsidc.org/glaciers
The National Snow and Ice Data Center's Web site has hundreds of pages on glaciers, full of glacier facts, glossaries, photo galleries, links, and FAQs. You can also explore "The Glacier Story," a step-through tour of a glacier's life.


The Seven Summits
7summits.com
For more information on Africa's Kilimanjaro and the highest peak on each of the other six continents, visit this site, which features photographs and detailed information on each mountain.



Books

Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa by Audrey Salkeld. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2002.

The Shadow of Kilimanjaro by Rick Ridgeway. New York: Henry Holt, 1999.

Mountains: Geology, Natural History, and Ecosystems by Martin F. Price. Stillwater, MN: Voyageur, 2002

The Physics of Glaciers by W.S.B. Paterson. Philadelphia: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1999.

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