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The cartoon guide to the environment

Author: Larry Gonick; Alice B Outwater
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Do you think that the Ozone Hole is a grunge rock club? Or that the Food Web is an online restaurant guide? Or that the Green Revolution happened in Greenland? Then you need The Cartoon Guide to the Environment to put you on the road to environmental literacy. The Cartoon Guide to the Environment covers the main topics of environmental science: chemical cycles, life communities, food webs, agriculture, human  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Young adult nonfiction
Graphic novels
Caricatures and cartoons
Cartoons and caricatures
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Gonick; Alice B Outwater
ISBN: 0062732749 9780062732743
OCLC Number: 33865069
Description: 229 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Forest and water --
More cycles --
Evolving systems, struggling individuals --
Communities wet- --
-And dry --
Let's eat! --
From hunting to planting --
What limiting factors? --
Bye, bye, biome! --
Energy webs --
Let's eat again! --
Bright lights, big city --
Pollution --
Earth island --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Larry Gonick and Alice Outwater.
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For those who think the Ozone Hole is a grunge club, or that the Green Revolution happened in Greenland, this helpful book introduces the world of environmental literacy. Chemical cycles, life  Read more...

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