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The Resource Island : a story of the Galápagos, Jason Chin

Island : a story of the Galápagos, Jason Chin

Label
Island : a story of the Galápagos
Title
Island
Title remainder
a story of the Galápagos
Statement of responsibility
Jason Chin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charles Darwin first visited the Galapagos Islands almost 200 years ago, only to discover a land filled with plants and animals that could not be found anywhere else on earth. How did they come to inhabit the island? How long will they remain?
Summary
Presents a visual tribute to the evolving terrain and animals of the Galapagos that traces the island's fiery origins, its rise and decline as an environment, and the emergence of life on new islands
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Gryphon Award, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10146450
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
508.866/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
900
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QH198.G3
LC item number
C44 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
900
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of the Galapagos
Label
Island : a story of the Galápagos, Jason Chin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Neal Porter book."
  • Maps on back lining papers
  • Species of the Galapagos on front lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19780671
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596437166
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Label
Island : a story of the Galápagos, Jason Chin
Publication
Note
  • "A Neal Porter book."
  • Maps on back lining papers
  • Species of the Galapagos on front lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19780671
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596437166
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps

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