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The buffalo are back

Author: Jean Craighead George; Wendell Minor
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback. This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Craighead George; Wendell Minor
ISBN: 9780525422150 0525422153
OCLC Number: 417442332
Cast: Read by Bonnie Wendell Minor.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2011
Target Audience: 800
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Jean Craighead George ; paintings by Wendell Minor.

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The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback. This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks.

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A Story About Buffalo and Their Importance to the Plains

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-11-11) Very Good Permalink

The fact that this well known author emphasized the care and importance of the grass in the life cycle of the buffalo, the various people groups and the land makes it a great addition to our library.

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