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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

Label
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lourie, Peter
Dewey number
599.5/276
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1150
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
QL737.C423
LC item number
L68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.3
  • 7.3.
  • 7.3
  • 10.
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bowhead whale
  • Inupiat
  • Biology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Whaling season : a year in the life of an arctic whale scientist, Peter Lourie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 79) and index
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
ocn313658214
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780544582415
Lccn
2009018596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
599.52 L934 ; XX-JN ; [Y15CP068, #23, 2@9.99, ES/TKG]
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 313658214
  • (OCoLC)313658214
Label
Whaling season : a year in the life of an arctic whale scientist, Peter Lourie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 79) and index
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
ocn313658214
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780544582415
Lccn
2009018596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
599.52 L934 ; XX-JN ; [Y15CP068, #23, 2@9.99, ES/TKG]
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 313658214
  • (OCoLC)313658214

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