Deserts

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Publisher:
Carolrhoda Books,
Pub. Date:
1996.
Language:
English
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With extremes of temperature, droughts, and nearly empty landscapes, deserts are tough places to live -- yet hardy plants, animals, and peoples flourish there. Deserts explains how these environments are formed and how their residents survive. The book also describes worldwide efforts to stop the spread of deserts.
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Full title deserts
Author steele philip
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Last Update 2018-03-27 04:49:04AM
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display_description Describes the arid zones of the world including the plants, animals, and people found there. Suggests activities and questions for discussion and presents case studies of specific deserts.
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subject_facet Deserts -- Juvenile literature
title_display Deserts
title_full Deserts / Philip Steele ; [illustrations by David Hogg, Cecilia Fitzsimons ; maps by Gecko Limited]
title_short Deserts
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