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The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010
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Adobe EPUB eBook, OverDrive Read
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 900L
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Description

The true gripping story of how scientist George Schaller and four mountain men set out to save the chiru (antelope-like creatures who cannot survive captivity and who live on the high plains of Tibet) from near extinction.

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Street Date:
10/25/2010
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780547505824
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
900
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APA Citation (style guide)

Jacqueline Briggs Martin. (2010). The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jacqueline Briggs Martin. 2010. The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Jacqueline Briggs Martin, The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.

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Jacqueline Briggs Martin. The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.

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