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Covington Branch J 597.92 Swin (Text) 33126019891708 JNonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780547367552 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0547367554 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    xiv, 65 pages : illustrations, chiefly color, color map ; 24 x 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]

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General Note: Stephen Swinburne was born in London, England. He holds a BA degree in Biology and English from Castleton State College in Vermont. He has worked as a ranger in a number of national parks and is the author of over 25 children's books. His extensive travels to faraway lands such as Africa and treks through Yellowstone have all influenced his book projects.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-63) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: One in a thousand -- Meet the leatherback sea turtle -- Las tortugas: a history of the sea turtle -- The man who hunted sea turtles -- Science is hands-and-knees work -- The journey of the hatchlings -- The mystery of hatchling turtles -- It takes a community to save a sea turtle -- Saving sea turtles.
Summary, etc.: Explores the leatherback sea turtle's natural history and recounts the efforts being made by scientists trying to save them.
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Stephen Swinburne was born in London, England. He holds a BA degree in Biology and English from Castleton State College in Vermont. He has worked as a ranger in a number of national parks and is the author of over 25 children's books. His extensive travels to faraway lands such as Africa and treks through Yellowstone have all influenced his book projects.
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A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Stewart, Kimberly
Sea turtles
Leatherback turtle Research
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