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The Resource Efraín of the Sonoran Desert : a lizard's life among the Seri Indians, by Amalia Astorga as told to Gary Paul Nabhan ; illustrated by Janet K. Miller

Efraín of the Sonoran Desert : a lizard's life among the Seri Indians, by Amalia Astorga as told to Gary Paul Nabhan ; illustrated by Janet K. Miller

Label
Efraín of the Sonoran Desert : a lizard's life among the Seri Indians
Title
Efraín of the Sonoran Desert
Title remainder
a lizard's life among the Seri Indians
Statement of responsibility
by Amalia Astorga as told to Gary Paul Nabhan ; illustrated by Janet K. Miller
Title variation
Efrain of the Sonoran Desert
Title variation remainder
a lizards life among the Seri Indians
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts Nabhan's curiosity about how a lizard could thrive in lands where the Seri live but be considered endangered outside of that territory. A Seri elder explains the conundrum by way of the fable of Efrain, a sand-dwelling lizard
Summary
A Seri elder describes her special relationship with a sun-blotched lizard, giving the author insight into the Seri culture and their realtionship with their natural surroundings, including animals
Tone
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
222089
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Astorga, Amalia
Dewey number
305.8975
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nabhan, Gary Paul
  • Miller, Janet K.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seri Indians
  • Lizards
  • Seri Indians
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Lizards
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a lizard's life among the Seri Indians
Label
Efraín of the Sonoran Desert : a lizard's life among the Seri Indians, by Amalia Astorga as told to Gary Paul Nabhan ; illustrated by Janet K. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm46421967
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780938317555
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001028080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46421967
Label
Efraín of the Sonoran Desert : a lizard's life among the Seri Indians, by Amalia Astorga as told to Gary Paul Nabhan ; illustrated by Janet K. Miller
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm46421967
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780938317555
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001028080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46421967

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