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Earth matters.

Author: David de Rothschild
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Open the book to embark on a visual exploration of earth's amazing habits, examine how climate change affects the plants and animals that live in them, and learn about the practical, positive things you can do to help!
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Encyclopedias
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David de Rothschild
ISBN: 9781405318884 1405318880
OCLC Number: 190777418
Notes: Includes index.
Consultant editor, David de Rothschild.
Awards: Winner of Parents' Choice Award 2008 (United States)
Winner of Society of School Librarians International 2009 (United States)
Winner of Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2009 (United States)
Winner of The 2009 Santa Monica Public Library Green Prize for Sustainable Literature Award 2009 (United States)
Description: 256 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Polar regions --
Temperate forests --
Deserts --
Grasslands --
Tropical forests --
Mountains --
Fresh water --
Oceans --
Helping the Earth.

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Helps readers explore and get close to the places or 'biomes' that make the world so special. This book describes how life on Earth began, and shows the effect that humankind has had on the natural  Read more...

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