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The Resource Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia, Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia, Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop

Label
Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia
Title
Saving the ghost of the mountain
Title remainder
an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia
Statement of responsibility
Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A pale, spotted, almost cloud-like coat makes the snow leopard uncannily invisible in its rocky mountain habitat. Author Sy Montgomery and photographer Nic Bishop accompany conservationist Tom McCarthy and his team as they travel to Mongolia's Altai Mountains to gather data about snow leopard populations in an attempt to save this endangered species
Member of
Summary
Provides an informative examination of the elusive snow leopards who live along the mountain ridges of Mongolia and are seldom seen by man through the studies and observations of a scientist and conservation director of the Snow Leopard Trust
Writing style
Illustration
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
313809
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.75/5509517
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
840
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QL737.C23
LC item number
M6624 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
5.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia
Label
Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia, Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm244354535
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
74 pages
Isbn
9780618916450
Lccn
2008036762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps, photographs :
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244354535
  • (Sirsi) a1008450
Label
Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia, Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Nic Bishop
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm244354535
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
74 pages
Isbn
9780618916450
Lccn
2008036762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps, photographs :
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244354535
  • (Sirsi) a1008450

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