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Desert biomes / Louise and Richard Spilsbury.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J 577.54 SPI (Text) 33118000184125 Children: Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780778739920
  • ISBN: 0778739929
  • ISBN: 9780778740056
  • ISBN: 0778740056
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is a desert biome? -- Where are deserts? -- Desert plants -- Subtropical desert life -- Coastal desert life -- Semi-arid desert life -- Polar desert life -- Born survivors -- Desert food chains -- People in the desert -- Desert resources -- Desert threats -- Desert futures.
Summary, etc.:
"This beautiful book gives readers core information about subtropical, polar, coastal, and rain shadow desert biomes. Find out where each kind is found, how animals and plants have adapted to lack of rain, who lives in these deserts, and how humans impact life there."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11.
Grades 4 to 6.
Subject: Desert ecology > Juvenile literature.
Deserts > Juvenile literature.
Desert conservation > Juvenile literature.

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