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IG: Illustrated Guide 1100L
Full-color photos. Examine the forces that form deserts and discover the amazing variety of life in these seemingly desolate lands, from frogs that hibernate for years to Bedouins who can tell direction just by feeling stones on the ground.  
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Grouped Work ID 2c0ac09b-65ba-0e95-bbde-b1d698d2cc2f
Grouping Title desert
Grouping Author macquitty miranda
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-03-17 04:37:22AM
Last Indexed 2019-03-22 04:42:58AM

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display_description Examines the forces that form deserts and discusses the animals and people that inhabit them.
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owning_location_aacpl Crofton Library, Edgewater Library
primary_isbn 9780789466006
publishDate 1994, 2000
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series Eyewitness books
series_with_volume Eyewitness books|
subject_facet Deserts, Deserts -- Juvenile literature, Ethnology, Ethnology -- Arid regions -- Juvenile literature, Human beings -- Effect of environment on, Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- Juvenile literature
title_display Desert
title_full Desert / written by Miranda MacQuitty ; photographed by Alan Hills and Frank Greenaway, Desert [electronic resource] / written by Miranda MacQuitty ; photographed by Alan Hills and Frank Greenaway
title_short Desert
topic_facet Arid regions, Deserts, Effect of environment on, Ethnology, Human beings