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Primates : the fearless science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas

Author: Jim Ottaviani; Maris Wicks
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Jim Ottaviani presents an account of the three greatest primatologists of the last century: Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas. These three researchers were all students of Louis Leakey, and each made profound contributions to primatology -- and to our own understanding of ourselves. Tackling Goodall, Fossey, and Galdikas in turn, and covering the highlights of their respective careers, Primates is an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical comics
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Named Person: Jane Goodall; Dian Fossey; Biruté Marija Filomena Galdikas; Jane Goodall; Dian Fossey; Biruté Marija Filomena Galdikas; Jane Goodall; Dian Fossey; Biruté Marija Filomena Galdikas; Dian Fossey; Biruté Marija Filomena Galdikas; Jane Goodall; Dian Fossey; Jane Goodall; Birut?e Marija Filomena Galdikas
Material Type: Biography, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Ottaviani; Maris Wicks
ISBN: 9781596438651 1596438657
OCLC Number: 810122872
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Ages 12-17.
Description: 133 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Fearless science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas
Responsibility: Jim Ottaviani & Maris Wicks.
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-An accessible introduction to Goodall's, Fossey's and Galdikas' lives and work.- --Kirkus Reviews-A graphic format admirably propels this lightly fictionalized group biography.- --The Horn Read more...

 
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