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The Resource American bison : a scary prediction, by William Caper

American bison : a scary prediction, by William Caper

Label
American bison : a scary prediction
Title
American bison
Title remainder
a scary prediction
Statement of responsibility
by William Caper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1886, William Temple Hornaday and his taeam of workers were in Montana looking for bison. It had been 17 days and they hadn't seen one of the large creatures. It was hard for Hornaday to believe that millions of these animals had once roamed the American plains. Hornaday predicted that soon there would be no more wild American bison. Someithing had to be done to save these remarkable creatures from extinction. Or was it already too late?"--from p. [4] of cover
Member of
Summary
Explains why American bison became an endangered species, and describes the efforts of William Hornaday to bring them back from the brink of extinction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267260
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Dewey number
599.64/30973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
810
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
SF401.A45
LC item number
C37 2007
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810
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
NAL call number
jSF401.A45
NAL item number
C37 2007
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
America's animal comebacks
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a scary prediction
Label
American bison : a scary prediction, by William Caper
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007010863.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A shocking prediction -- Bison were here first -- Bison and Native Americans -- The slaughter begins -- The killing increases -- Almost extinct -- The man who saved the bison -- Bison at the Bronx Zoo -- The American Bison Society -- 1907, a big year for bison -- Where the buffalo roam -- Bison, a success story -- Bison facts -- Other animals in the Bovidae family that are in danger
Control code
7219717
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781597165044
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2007010863
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm86172874
  • (OCoLC)86172874
Label
American bison : a scary prediction, by William Caper
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007010863.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A shocking prediction -- Bison were here first -- Bison and Native Americans -- The slaughter begins -- The killing increases -- Almost extinct -- The man who saved the bison -- Bison at the Bronx Zoo -- The American Bison Society -- 1907, a big year for bison -- Where the buffalo roam -- Bison, a success story -- Bison facts -- Other animals in the Bovidae family that are in danger
Control code
7219717
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781597165044
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2007010863
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm86172874
  • (OCoLC)86172874

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