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Talking with adventurers : conversations with Christina M. Allen, Robert Ballard, Michael L. Blakey, Ann Bowles, David Doubilet, Jane Goodall, Dereck & Beverly Joubert, Michael Novacek, Johan Reinhard, Rick C. West and Juris Zarins

Author: Christina M Allen; Pat Cummings; Linda C Cummings
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve men and women who work in the field of science discuss and explain their occupations, including what they might do in a normal working day and the scariest thing that ever happened to them.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Interviews
Juvenile works
Interviews Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Talking with adventurers.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, ©1998
(OCoLC)648580563
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christina M Allen; Pat Cummings; Linda C Cummings
ISBN: 0792270681 9780792270683
OCLC Number: 38504367
Awards: School Library Journal Best Books, 1998
Description: 95 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Christina M. Allen, rain forest ecologist --
MayaQuest --
Robert Ballard, Ph. D., explorer --
The JASON project --
Michael L. Blakey, Ph. D., anthropologist --
Ann Bowles, Ph. D., bioacoustician --
David Doubilet, underwater photographer --
Jane Goodall, Ph. D., ethologist --
Roots & Shoots --
ChimpanZoo --
Dereck & Beverly Joubert, wildlife filmmakers --
Michael Novacek, Ph. D., paleontologist --
American Museum of Natural History --
Johan Reinhard, Ph. D., anthropologist --
The Mountain Institute --
Rick C. West, arachnologist --
Juris Zarins, Ph. D., archaeologist --
Summerscape.
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Pam Cummings and Linda Cummings.

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