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Discovery education. Habitats.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 577.5 MCA (Text) 34207001906917 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 577.5 MCA (Text) 32604000168538 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781477713273 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 1477713271 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781477714898 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1477714898 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 9781477714904 (6-pack)
  • ISBN: 1477714901 (6-pack)
  • Physical Description: print
    32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York: PowerKids Press, [2014]

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General Note: Includes index.
Originally published in 2011 by Discovery Communications.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a city? -- Lost cities -- A city survives -- Modern cities -- Up and down -- All together -- Fun in the city -- Keeping cities clean -- Getting around -- Public transportation -- Private transportation -- Wild in the city -- Rich and poor -- You decide -- What do you remember?
Summary, etc.: For thousands of years, humans and their animal neighbors have congregated in cities. This comprehensive book traces the evolution of cities from Ancient Greece to modern Tokyo, Shanghai, Paris, and more. There are timelines, sidebars, and diagrams that depict this transformation in fascinating detail, while gorgeous, color photographs show the highs and lows of city life. A question and answer section at the end of the book will engage reluctant readers, while curious students will be happy to find a list of curated links, guiding them in further exploration of this diverse, and ever-changing habitat.
Subject: Urban ecology (Sociology) Juvenile literature
City and town life Juvenile literature
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