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The Resource The chiru of High Tibet : a true story, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Linda Wingerter

The chiru of High Tibet : a true story, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Linda Wingerter

Label
The chiru of High Tibet : a true story
Title
The chiru of High Tibet
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Linda Wingerter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of the chiru, an animal related to wild goats and sheep. It lives in Tibet and is known for its fine wool. It is also the story of George B. Schaller who helped save the chiru from extinction
Summary
The true story of how scientist George Schaller and four mountain men set out to save the chiru (antelope-like creatures that cannot survive captivity and live on the high plains of Tibet) from near extinction
Biography type
contains biographical information
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366861
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
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900
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
primary
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a true story
Label
The chiru of High Tibet : a true story, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Linda Wingerter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780618581306
Isbn Type
(reinforced binding)
Lccn
2009049695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)496726392
  • ocn496726392
  • OCoLC
Label
The chiru of High Tibet : a true story, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Linda Wingerter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780618581306
Isbn Type
(reinforced binding)
Lccn
2009049695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)496726392
  • ocn496726392
  • OCoLC

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