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The Resource The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth

The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth

Label
The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families
Title
The mangrove tree
Title remainder
planting trees to feed families
Statement of responsibility
Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A cumulative verse, alternating with additional narrative, describes the ecological and social transformation resulting from the work of Dr. Gordon Sato, a Japanese American cell biologist who made saltwater and desert land productive through the planting of mangrove trees in the tiny African country of Eritrea. Includes afterword, photographs, glossary, and author's sources"--Provided by publisher
Awards note
Orbis Pictus Honor, 2012.
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Susan L
Dewey number
577.69/809635
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NC 1190
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • K-2
LC call number
SD397.M25
LC item number
R68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
jSD397.M25
NAL item number
R67 2011
Reading level
  • 6.4
  • 10.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trumbore, Cindy
  • Hale, Christy
  • Lee & Low Books
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sato, Gordon
  • Mangrove forests
  • Mangrove ecology
  • Biology
  • Water
  • Deserts
  • Natural history
  • Eritrea
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Manufactured in China by Jade Productions, Book design by Christy Hale"--opposite t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600604591
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010034501
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
ocn658117309
Label
The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth
Publication
Note
"Manufactured in China by Jade Productions, Book design by Christy Hale"--opposite t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600604591
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010034501
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
ocn658117309

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