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The Resource Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Label
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats
Title
Chasing cheetahs
Title remainder
the race to save Africa's fastest cats
Statement of responsibility
written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Title variation
Chasing cheetahs
Title variation remainder
the race to save Africas fastest cats
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
Member of
Summary
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10300676
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.75/9096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C23
LC item number
M657 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the race to save Africa's fastest cats
Label
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the ambassadors -- Fast facts on the fastest cats -- Laurie's story: "somebody" was me -- Saving cats with dogs -- The goats who help train farmers -- Messages written in scent -- Taking the measure of a tree -- Cooking with poop and toasting hair -- Secrets of DNA -- Game drive -- The crucial role of predators -- Conservancies: sharing the wealth of wildlife -- Boot camp for cheetahs -- A checkup for Blondi -- Cheetahs by the numbers -- A visit to the future -- Laurie's advice for saving the world
Control code
5667835
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547815497
Lccn
2013017611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn851572749
  • (OCoLC)851572749
Label
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the ambassadors -- Fast facts on the fastest cats -- Laurie's story: "somebody" was me -- Saving cats with dogs -- The goats who help train farmers -- Messages written in scent -- Taking the measure of a tree -- Cooking with poop and toasting hair -- Secrets of DNA -- Game drive -- The crucial role of predators -- Conservancies: sharing the wealth of wildlife -- Boot camp for cheetahs -- A checkup for Blondi -- Cheetahs by the numbers -- A visit to the future -- Laurie's advice for saving the world
Control code
5667835
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547815497
Lccn
2013017611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn851572749
  • (OCoLC)851572749

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