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Author George, Jean Craighead, 1919-2012-

Title The buffalo are back / Jean Craighead George ; paintings by Wendell Minor.

Imprint New York : Dutton Children's Books, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    ji GEORGE,JEA    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description [32] p. : col. ill. ; 24 x 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [32]).
Summary The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback. This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject American bison -- Juvenile literature.
American bison -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered species -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
American bison.
American bison -- History.
Endangered species -- United States.
African buffalo hunting -- Great Plains (North America) -- History -- 19th century.
American bison hunting -- Great Plains (North America) -- History -- 19th century.
Hunting -- West (U.S.)
Buffaloes -- History.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Indians of North America.
Buffaloes -- Conservation.
Wildlife conservation.
Great Plains -- Environmental conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Great Plains -- Environmental conditions.
Added Author Minor, Wendell ill.
ISBN 9780525422150 (hc.) : $16.99
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