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Author Capek, Michael, author.

Title Jane Goodall : primatologist and conservationist / by Michael Capek ; content consultant, Randall Susman, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University. [Boundless electronic resource]

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (112 pages) : illustrations (some color).
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Series Women in science
Women in science (Essential Library (Firm))
Contents Cover; Title Page; Credits; Contents; Chapter 1: Close Encounters; Chapter 2: Wild Beginnings; Chapter 3: Africa in My Blood; Chapter 4: Gombe; Chapter 5: Becoming a Scientist; Chapter 6: Dangerous Days; Chapter 7: Omens of Change; Chapter Eight: New Directions; Timeline; Essential Facts; Glossary; Additional Resources; Source Notes; Index; About the Author.
Summary Women scientists have made key contributions to the pursuit of science and some of the most important discoveries of all time. In Jane Goodall, learn how the British primatologist chose to pursue a career in science and discovered new chimpanzee behavior, changing the way we understand our closest animal relatives. Features include a timeline, a glossary, essential facts, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Audience 1130L Lexile
Summary Looks at the life and work of the conservationist, covering her education, her career studying and protecting chimpanzees, and her formation of the Roots & Shoots group to help young people get involved animal and environmental conservation work.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.
System Details Requires Boundless App.
Subject Goodall, Jane, 1934- -- Juvenile literature.
Goodall, Jane, 1934-
Women primatologists -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Primatologists -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Goodall, Jane, 1934-
Women primatologists.
Primatologists.
Scientists.
Wildlife conservation.
Women -- Biography.
Primatologists.
Wildlife conservation.
Women primatologists.
England.
Genre Electronic books.
Biographies.
Juvenile works.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Capek, Michael. Jane Goodall Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018] 9781532110436 (NjBwBT)bl2017040367 (OCoLC)975490408
ISBN 9781680786347 $59.93
1680786342 $59.93
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