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The Resource The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell

The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell

Label
The elephant scientist
Title
The elephant scientist
Statement of responsibility
by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell
Title variation
elephant scientist
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Journey to the Namibian desert with Caitlin O'Connell, an American scientist, and witness one of nature's largest , most complex, and most intelligent mammals living today on this earth
Member of
Summary
Describes the work and observations of American scientist Caitlin O'Connell during her studies of the African elephant in Etosha National Park in Nambia
Illustration
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  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10003913
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connell, Caitlin
Dewey number
599.67/4096881
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.P98
LC item number
O257 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1260
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Donna M.
  • Rodwell, T. C.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African elephant
  • African elephant
  • O'Connell, Caitlin
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical notes and index
Contents
Unearthing elephant secrets -- Slippery beginnings -- Call of the wild -- Living large. Elephant species -- Sensitive souls -- Science on the savannah -- The herds at Etosha. Wild bulls -- Fancy footwork -- School days -- Settling into camp -- Ears to the ground -- Donna the scholar. Lab elephant -- Caller IDs -- The trail ahead : bull societies -- Season's end -- Elephants in peril -- Adopt an elephant -- Explorations -- Pachyderm terms
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780547053448
Lccn
2010014134
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)609871192
Label
The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical notes and index
Contents
Unearthing elephant secrets -- Slippery beginnings -- Call of the wild -- Living large. Elephant species -- Sensitive souls -- Science on the savannah -- The herds at Etosha. Wild bulls -- Fancy footwork -- School days -- Settling into camp -- Ears to the ground -- Donna the scholar. Lab elephant -- Caller IDs -- The trail ahead : bull societies -- Season's end -- Elephants in peril -- Adopt an elephant -- Explorations -- Pachyderm terms
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780547053448
Lccn
2010014134
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)609871192

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