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Author Martin, Jacqueline Briggs.

Title The chiru of High Tibet : a true story / written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Linda Wingerter.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 599.64 MAR    Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary The story of the chiru, an animal related to wild goats and sheep. It lives in Tibet and is known for its fine wool. It also also the story of George B. Schaller who helped save the chiru from extinction.
Subject Schaller, George B. -- Travel -- China -- Tibet -- Juvenile literature.
Chiru -- China -- Tibet -- Juvenile literature.
Chang Tang Plateau (China and India) -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Wingerter, Linda S. ill.
ISBN 9780618581306 (reinforced binding)
0618581308 (reinforced binding)

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