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Jane Goodall : primatologist and conservationist / by Michael Capek ; content consultant, Randall Susman, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University.

Capek, Michael, (author.). Susman, Randall L., 1948- (consultant.). Essential Library (Firm), (publisher.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Women in science (Essential Library (Firm))
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greentown PL - Greentown 590.92 CAPEK (Text) 75342000085723 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Parke Co PL - Rockville J 590.92 CAP (Text) 7761200004935 New Juvenile Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532110436
  • ISBN: 153211043X
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Close encounters -- Wild beginnings -- Africa in my blood -- Gombe -- Becoming a scientist -- Dangerous days -- Omens of change -- New directions.
Summary, etc.:
Women scientists have made key contributions to the pursuit of science and some of the most important discoveries of all time. In Jane Goodall, learn how the British primatologist chose to pursue a career in science and discovered new chimpanzee behavior, changing the way we understand our closest animal relatives. Features include a timeline, a glossary, essential facts, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
Target Audience Note:
1130L Lexile
Subject: Goodall, Jane, 1934- > Juvenile literature.
Women primatologists > England > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Primatologists > England > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Wildlife conservation > Juvenile literature.
Goodall, Jane, 1934-
Primatologists > England > Biography.
Wildlife conservation > Biography.
Women primatologists > England > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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