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Tundra, Peter Benoit

Label
Tundra
Title
Tundra
Statement of responsibility
Peter Benoit
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains what tundras are like, looks at the three types of tundras, discusses the prehistoric animals that lived on the tundra, as well as the species found there in the twenty-first century, and includes information on why tundras are important and what is being done to save them
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1955-
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Benoit, Peter
Dewey number
577.5/86
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541.5.T8
LC item number
B46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A true book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tundra ecology
  • Tundras
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tundra, Peter Benoit
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Up the mountain : what do the cold and lack of sun do to tundra plants? -- Tundra types : what are the three types of tundra? -- The big truth: Land of the giants: what prehistoric animals lived on the tundras? -- Tundra then and now: What is Earth's youngest ecosystem? -- Species in danger: How does the disappearance of one species affect others? -- Why the tundra matters: Melting tundra creates what greenhouse gases? -- The tundra and our future: How do we know the tundra is warmer than before? -- True statistics
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780531205532
Isbn Type
(hardcover) ;
Lccn
2010045934
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn681912132
  • (OCoLC)681912132
  • 1596400
  • 1762815
Label
Tundra, Peter Benoit
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Up the mountain : what do the cold and lack of sun do to tundra plants? -- Tundra types : what are the three types of tundra? -- The big truth: Land of the giants: what prehistoric animals lived on the tundras? -- Tundra then and now: What is Earth's youngest ecosystem? -- Species in danger: How does the disappearance of one species affect others? -- Why the tundra matters: Melting tundra creates what greenhouse gases? -- The tundra and our future: How do we know the tundra is warmer than before? -- True statistics
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780531205532
Isbn Type
(hardcover) ;
Lccn
2010045934
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn681912132
  • (OCoLC)681912132
  • 1596400
  • 1762815

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