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For the birds : the life of Roger Tory Peterson

Author: Peggy Thomas; Laura Jacques
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the life and accomplishments of the American naturalist, whose love of birds led him to create the Peterson field guides and to become a world famous environmentalist and advocate for wildlife preservation.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Roger Tory Peterson; Roger Tory Peterson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Thomas; Laura Jacques
ISBN: 9781590787649 1590787641
OCLC Number: 1005469882
Awards: Winner of National Outdoor Book Awards (Children's) 2012
Short-listed for Charlotte Award (Intermediate/Grades 3-5) 2014
Short-listed for Alabama Camellia Award (Grades 6-8) 2013
Description: 40 pages : illustrations
Responsibility: Peggy Thomas ; illustrated by Laura Jacques.

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Presents the life and accomplishments of the American naturalist, whose love of birds led him to create the Peterson field guides and to become a world famous environmentalist and advocate for wildlife preservation.

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"An excellent addition to the 'sense of wonder' shelf." --Kirkus Reviews"Biographical information, touching on such things as [Peterson's] three marriages, is appended, along with a note on The Read more...

 
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