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Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

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Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats
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Chasing cheetahs
Title remainder
the race to save Africa's fastest cats
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written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
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eng
Summary
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
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Title
Chasing cheetahs
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Summary
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
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ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
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10300676
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.75/9096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C23
LC item number
M657 2014
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1000
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 8
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bibliography
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the race to save Africa's fastest cats
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the race to save Africa's fastest cats
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written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
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Chasing cheetahs
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the race to save Africas fastest cats
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
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Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the ambassadors -- Fast facts on the fastest cats -- Laurie's story: "somebody" was me -- Saving cats with dogs -- The goats who help train farmers -- Messages written in scent -- Taking the measure of a tree -- Cooking with poop and toasting hair -- Secrets of DNA -- Game drive -- The crucial role of predators -- Conservancies: sharing the wealth of wildlife -- Boot camp for cheetahs -- A checkup for Blondi -- Cheetahs by the numbers -- A visit to the future -- Laurie's advice for saving the world
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Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
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Extent
75 pages
Isbn
9780547815497
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
cat13
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • ocn851572749
  • (OCoLC)851572749
  • 1218056

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