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The Resource The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth

The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth

Label
The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families
Title
The mangrove tree
Title remainder
planting trees to feed families
Statement of responsibility
by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A cumulative verse, alternating with additional narrative, describes the ecological and social transformation resulting from the work of Dr. Gordon Sato, a Japanese American cell biologist who made saltwater and desert land productive through the planting of mangrove trees in the tiny African country of Eritrea. Includes afterword, photographs, glossary, and author's sources"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"A cumulative verse, alternating with additional narrative, describes the ecological and social transformation resulting from the work of Dr. Gordon Sato, a Japanese American cell biologist who made saltwater and desert land productive through the planting of mangrove trees in the tiny African country of Eritrea. Includes afterword, photographs, glossary, and author's sources"--Provided by publisher
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Younger Children, 2012.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
387271
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Susan L
Dewey number
577.69/809635
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
SD397.M25
LC item number
R68 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1190
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
NAL call number
jSD397.M25
NAL item number
R67 2011
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Trumbore, Cindy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mangrove forests
  • Mangrove ecology
  • Sato, Gordon
  • Mangrove forests
  • Mangrove ecology
  • Sato, Gordon
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
planting trees to feed families
Label
The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
2010034501
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600604591
Lccn
2010034501
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(DNAL)1070549
Label
The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families, by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
2010034501
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600604591
Lccn
2010034501
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(DNAL)1070549

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