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Title Earth heroes : champions of wild animals / by Carol L. and Bruce Malnor ; illustrated by Anisa Claire Hovemann.
Author Malnor, Carol.
Publication Nevada City, CA : Dawn Publications, [2010]
Copyright date ©2010
Edition First edition.
Description 144 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # J 333.9541 MALNOR
Summary "The youth, career, and lasting contributions of some of the world's greatest naturalists and environmentalists are featured in this series of books on champions of the wilderness, ocean, and wild animals, with this volume focusing on those who saved wild animal species from extinction"--Provided by the publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: That's wild! -- William Temple Hornaday : the man who brought wildlife to millions, 1854-1937 -- Jay Norwood "Ding" Darling : a duck's best friend, 1876-1962 -- Rachel Carson : the scientist who wouldn't be silent, 1907-1964 -- Roger Tory Peterson : the world's foremost birder, 1908-1996 -- Ronald "RD" Lawrence : friend of the wolf, 1921-2003 -- Edward O. Wilson : lord of the ants, 1929-present -- Jane Goodall : ambassador for wild chimps, 1934-present -- Douglas-Hamilton : family that saves elephants, 1942-present, 1970-present -- Conclusion: Become a hero!
Subject Wildlife conservationists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Naturalists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered species -- Juvenile literature.
Addl. Author Malnor, Bruce.
Hovemann, Anisa Claire, illustrator.
Alt Title Champions of wild animals
ISBN 1584691239 (pbk.) :
9781584691235 (pbk.)

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