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The Resource Whaling season : a year in the life of an Arctic whale scientist, Peter Lourie

Whaling season : a year in the life of an Arctic whale scientist, Peter Lourie

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Whaling season : a year in the life of an Arctic whale scientist
Title
Whaling season
Title remainder
a year in the life of an Arctic whale scientist
Statement of responsibility
Peter Lourie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Craighead George is an Arctic whale scientist studying bowhead whales in Barrow, Alaska. He conducts his research in harmony with the cultural traditions of the Iñupiaq Eskimos, natives to the area, who have been hunting these whales for more than two thousand years
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Summary
John Craighead George is an Arctic whale scientist studying bowhead whales in Barrow, Alaska. He conducts his research in harmony with the cultural traditions of the Iänupiaq Eskimos, natives to the area, who have been hunting these whales for more than two thousand years
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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331315
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.5/276
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QL737.C423
LC item number
L68 2009
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1150
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.3
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a year in the life of an arctic whale scientist
Label
Whaling season : a year in the life of an Arctic whale scientist, Peter Lourie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 79) and index
Control code
5104204
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780618777099
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009018596
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn313658214
  • (OCoLC)313658214
Label
Whaling season : a year in the life of an Arctic whale scientist, Peter Lourie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 79) and index
Control code
5104204
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780618777099
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009018596
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn313658214
  • (OCoLC)313658214

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