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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Animals at work.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 636.2 BAR (Text) 34207001184382 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Bookmobile J636.295 BARN 1/CH (Text) 39231031438670 Bookmobile Stacks--Childrens' Non-fiction Collection Available -
Union City PL - Union City J636.2 BAR (Text) 76685000012687 Children's Nonfiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield J636.295 BARNES (Text) 78292000253401 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0836862228 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780836862225 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: North American ed.
  • Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : Gareth Stevens, 2006.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Where do camels and llamas live? -- Discovering camels: Origins of the desert specialists -- Art of survival: living in one of the world's harshest environments -- One hump or two? Recognizing the two types of camel -- Desert dwellers: Nomadic peoples who tamed camels -- Ships of the desert: Riding the sand dunes -- Camel caravans: Opening up the desert for trade -- Great provider: How desert peoples use camel products -- Racing camels: Camel races are increasingly popular sporting events -- Discovering llamas: Origins of the mountain specialists -- Beasts of burden: Llama's traditional role -- Living with llamas: Understanding their behavior -- Broadening horizons: New jobs in new countries -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
Describes the jobs camels and llamas do as domesticated animals, from guarding flocks of sheep to carrying goods and people.
Subject: Camels > Juvenile literature.
Llamas > Juvenile literature.
Working animals > Juvenile literature.
Working animals.

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