The Resource Grizzly bears, Sheila Griffin Llanas, (electronic resource)

Grizzly bears, Sheila Griffin Llanas, (electronic resource)

Label
Grizzly bears
Title
Grizzly bears
Statement of responsibility
Sheila Griffin Llanas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book introduces young readers to the grizzly bear, a sacred animal in many cultures. Easy-to-read text examines the grizzly bear's development as a cultural icon, from Native American totems and rituals through tales and legends of the American west, to today's status as the official animal of various states. Readers will also learn about the grizzly bear's body, its appearance, size, and various colors. Not all grizzlies are brown! The bear's unique method of reproduction is discussed, as is cub development and life cycle. Readers will discover what grizzlies like to eat, and how much they have to consume in order to sleep most of the year! Also covered is the grizzly's habitat, and a range map shows where in the world the bears live. Informative sidebars highlight additional information, including the grizzly's scientific classification. Predators, including humans, are also discussed, along with threats to the grizzly's environment, as well as conservation efforts to preserve this special creature. Bolded glossary terms, phonetic spellings, and an index enhance readability for young iconologists. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company
Member of
Summary
Examines the appearance, diet, habitat, and life cycle of grizzly bears and discusses their cultural importance
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10183012
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Llanas, Sheila Griffin
Dewey number
599.78/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Checkerboard animal library. Animal icons
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grizzly bear
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Grizzly bears, Sheila Griffin Llanas, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11894172
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614807193
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11894172
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11894172
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Grizzly bears, Sheila Griffin Llanas, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11894172
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614807193
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11894172
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11894172
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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