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The tapir scientist : [saving South America's largest mammal]

Author: Sy Montgomery; Nic Bishop
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Series: Scientists in the field.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces young readers to the tapir, one of the strangest and most fascinating animals on the planet, and recounts the extraordinary work of the dedicated scientists trying to save them.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Patricia Medici; Patricia Medici; Patricia Medici
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sy Montgomery; Nic Bishop
ISBN: 9780547815480 0547815484
OCLC Number: 855952587
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
"Houghton Mifflin Books for Children."
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: On the tapir trail ; Meet the Tapir team --
Tapir trials ; Life on the Fazenda --
Tapir traps ; The two Bemjamins --
Tapir overload ; Tapir ticks --
Tapir troubles --
Tapir TV ; Pati's spreadsheets --
Tapir treasures ; Giant armadillo team --
Tapir triumph --
The tapir trajectory.
Series Title: Scientists in the field.
Responsibility: text by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop.
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Introduces young readers to the tapir, one of the strangest and most fascinating animals on the planet, and recounts the extraordinary work of the dedicated scientists trying to save them.

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