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The Resource Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Label
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot
Title
Kakapo rescue
Title remainder
saving the world's strangest parrot
Statement of responsibility
text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Title variation
Saving the world's strangest parrot
Title variation remainder
saving the worlds strangest parrot
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population
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Summary
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population
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Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
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351028
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
639.9/7871
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.P7
LC item number
M79 2010
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950
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Target audience
juvenile
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saving the world's strangest parrot
Label
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 73) and index
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
74 p.
Isbn
9780618494170
Lccn
2009045250
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)441151975
Label
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot, text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 73) and index
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
74 p.
Isbn
9780618494170
Lccn
2009045250
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)441151975

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