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The Resource The tree lady : the true story of how one tree-loving woman changed a city forever, H. Joseph Hopkins ; illustrated by Jill McElmurry

The tree lady : the true story of how one tree-loving woman changed a city forever, H. Joseph Hopkins ; illustrated by Jill McElmurry

Label
The tree lady : the true story of how one tree-loving woman changed a city forever
Title
The tree lady
Title remainder
the true story of how one tree-loving woman changed a city forever
Statement of responsibility
H. Joseph Hopkins ; illustrated by Jill McElmurry
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learn about Katherine Olivia Sessions who brought trees to San Diego and created what eventually became Balboa Park
Summary
Documents the true story of the nature pioneer and activist who, after becoming the first woman to earn a science degree from the University of California, took a teaching position in the desert region of San Diego and single-handedly launched a movementto transform the area with trees and gardens
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2014
  • Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, 2014.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10223203
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkins, H. Joseph
Dewey number
  • 635.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McElmurry, Jill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sessions, Kate Olivia
  • Horticulturists
  • Sessions, Kate Olivia
  • Horticulturists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The tree lady : the true story of how one tree-loving woman changed a city forever, H. Joseph Hopkins ; illustrated by Jill McElmurry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012032903
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781442414020
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012032903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The tree lady : the true story of how one tree-loving woman changed a city forever, H. Joseph Hopkins ; illustrated by Jill McElmurry
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012032903
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781442414020
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012032903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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