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The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families  Cover Image Book Book

The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families / by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth.

Roth, Susan L. (Author). Trumbore, Cindy. (Added Author).


"A cumulative verse, alternating with additional narrative, describes the ecological and social transformation resulting from the work of Dr. Gordon Sato, a Japanese American cell biologist who made saltwater and desert land productive through the planting of mangrove trees in the tiny African country of Eritrea. Includes afterword, photographs, glossary, and author's sources"--Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781600604591 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1600604595 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 24 x 29 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject: Sato, Gordon.
Mangrove forests > Eritrea.
Mangrove ecology > Eritrea.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Erlanger Branch J 577.698 Roth (Text) 33126017233580 JNonfiction Available -

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