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Animals alive.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : DK Publishing, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Explains biodiversity, discusses the role animals play in ecosystems, describes the threats affecting the lives of animals, and profiles various animals, including jaguars, black rhinoceros, and bluefin tuna.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780756672133 0756672139
OCLC Number: 752472954
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 80 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Animals alive! --
How animals evolved --
The variety of life --
Unexpected consequences --
Going, going, gone! --
What are the threats? --
How threatened is it? --
Mammals --
Jaguar --
Sumatran orangutan --
Sea otter --
Ethiopian wolf --
Manatee --
Tasmanian devil --
Polar bear --
Black rhinoceros --
Birds --
Southern rockhopper --
Whooping crane --
Reptiles --
Leatherback turtle --
Komodo dragon --
Amphibians --
Golden toad --
Fish --
Southern bluefin tuna --
Invertebrates --
Coral reef --
Monarch butterfly --
Saving species --
Tracking tigers --
Keeping animals alive --
Backyard naturalist --
Setting up a reserve --
New species.

Abstract:

Explains biodiversity, discusses the role animals play in ecosystems, describes the threats affecting the lives of animals, and profiles various animals, including jaguars, black rhinoceros, and bluefin tuna.
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