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The Resource Desert ecosystems, by Mirella S. Miller

Desert ecosystems, by Mirella S. Miller

Label
Desert ecosystems
Title
Desert ecosystems
Statement of responsibility
by Mirella S. Miller
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers 12 fascinating facts about these sandy, stony landscapes. From the Mojave to the Sahara and everything in between, full-color spreads highlight the key features of these dry regions that cover a quarter of Earth s surface
Member of
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10658330
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Mirella S
Dewey number
577.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grade 4 to 6
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Earth's ecosystems
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Desert ecology
  • Desert animals
  • Desert plants
  • Desert animals
  • Desert ecology
  • Desert plants
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Desert ecosystems, by Mirella S. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
Deserts formed millions of years ago -- Rock and sand cover desert floors -- Deserts are found all around the world -- Animals burrow in cool places -- Beetles make their home in cacti -- Birds soar through the sky -- Plants become inactive during the dry season -- Little rain falls in the desert -- Joshua trees cover the Mojave Desert -- The Sahara Desert is the largest on earth -- Climate change affects desert ecosystems -- Saving the world's deserts -- Food chain -- Glossary
Control code
ocn963797936
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632354549
Lccn
2016052220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)963797936
Label
Desert ecosystems, by Mirella S. Miller
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
Deserts formed millions of years ago -- Rock and sand cover desert floors -- Deserts are found all around the world -- Animals burrow in cool places -- Beetles make their home in cacti -- Birds soar through the sky -- Plants become inactive during the dry season -- Little rain falls in the desert -- Joshua trees cover the Mojave Desert -- The Sahara Desert is the largest on earth -- Climate change affects desert ecosystems -- Saving the world's deserts -- Food chain -- Glossary
Control code
ocn963797936
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632354549
Lccn
2016052220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)963797936

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