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The Resource The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell

The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell

Label
The elephant scientist
Title
The elephant scientist
Statement of responsibility
by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Journey to the Namibian desert with Caitlin O'Connell, an American scientist, and witness one of nature's largest , most complex, and most intelligent mammals living today on this earth
Awards note
  • 2012 Sibert Honor Book.
  • Robert F. Sibert Honor, 2012
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connell, Caitlin
Dewey number
599.67/4096881
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jackson, Donna M.
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African elephant
  • African elephant
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 69) and index
Contents
Unearthing elephant secrets -- Slippery beginnings -- Call of the wild -- Living large. Elephant species -- Sensitive souls -- Science on the savannah -- The herds at Etosha. Wild bulls -- Fancy footwork -- School days -- Settling into camp -- Ears to the ground -- Donna the scholar. Lab elephant -- Caller IDs -- The trail ahead : bull societies -- Season's end -- Elephants in peril -- Adopt an elephant -- Explorations -- Pachyderm terms
Control code
ocn609871192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780547053448
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
Label
The elephant scientist, by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 69) and index
Contents
Unearthing elephant secrets -- Slippery beginnings -- Call of the wild -- Living large. Elephant species -- Sensitive souls -- Science on the savannah -- The herds at Etosha. Wild bulls -- Fancy footwork -- School days -- Settling into camp -- Ears to the ground -- Donna the scholar. Lab elephant -- Caller IDs -- The trail ahead : bull societies -- Season's end -- Elephants in peril -- Adopt an elephant -- Explorations -- Pachyderm terms
Control code
ocn609871192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780547053448
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps

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