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The Resource The story of the platypus, Anita Ganeri ; edited by Linda Staniford

The story of the platypus, Anita Ganeri ; edited by Linda Staniford

Label
The story of the platypus
Title
The story of the platypus
Statement of responsibility
Anita Ganeri ; edited by Linda Staniford
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How was the platypus first reported to the Western world? What was the public and scientific reaction to it? What is the status of the platypus today? We see unusual animals in the zoo or on TV, but have you ever wondered how they came to be discovered? Some of these animals were so strange and unusual that they were originally thought to have been invented or made up.This series tells the story of some of those animals. In this book, readers can follow the story of how the platypus was discovered and find out what makes it special and different
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ganeri, Anita
Dewey number
599.29
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 6 - 8
  • Grades K to grade 3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Staniford, Linda
Series statement
Fabulous animals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Platypus
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of the platypus, Anita Ganeri ; edited by Linda Staniford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mystery animal -- A new animal? -- Local knowledge -- Meet the platypus -- Platypus lifestyle -- In captivity -- Platypuses today -- Platypus timeline -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index
Control code
000057158417
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781474714525
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015051385
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)944209079
Label
The story of the platypus, Anita Ganeri ; edited by Linda Staniford
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mystery animal -- A new animal? -- Local knowledge -- Meet the platypus -- Platypus lifestyle -- In captivity -- Platypuses today -- Platypus timeline -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index
Control code
000057158417
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781474714525
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015051385
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)944209079

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