2009, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Extreme scientists : exploring nature's mysteries from perilous places / by Donna M. Jackson. Jackson, Donna M., 1959-

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Extreme scientists : exploring nature's mysteries from perilous places / by Donna M. Jackson
 
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Physical Description
  • 63, [17] p. : col. ill., col. map ; 24 x 29 cm.
Published
  • Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2009.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Extreme scientists : exploring nature's mysteries from perilous places /​ by Donna M. Jackson.
Author
  • Jackson, Donna M., 1959-
Published
  • Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2009.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 63, [17] p. : col. ill., col. map ; 24 x 29 cm.
Series
Subjects
Target Audience
  • Juvenile
Summary
  • Extreme scientists battle some of the Earth's most intense conditions, from hurricanes to caves to the crowns of towering redwoods, in order to save lives, preserve species, and help us to better understand the way our planet works.
Contents
  • Hurricane hunter: Paul Flaherty: Tracking dangerous storms
  • Cave woman: Hazel Barton: Mining microbes
  • Skywalker: Steve Sillett: Scaling the Redwoods
  • Want to dig deeper?: Trailblazing terms
  • Source notes
  • Index.
Biography
  • Donna M. Jackson is an award-winning author of nonfiction books for children and holds a master's deree in journalism from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [69]) and index.
  • 1130 Lexile.
  • Accelerated Reader/​Renaissance Learning MG 7.6 2
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9780618777068 (reinforced)
  • 0618777067 (reinforced)
Dewey Number
  • 509.2/​2
Libraries Australia ID
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