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The Resource Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey

Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey

Label
Stranded on an island : can science save your life?
Title
Stranded on an island
Title remainder
can science save your life?
Statement of responsibility
Gerry Bailey
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"After a freak wave maroons Joe on a deserted island, he investigates the food chain of the island's ecosystem. He learns to gather food and build shelter, copying other living things and using whatever materials he can find on the island."--
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Bailey, Gerry
Dewey number
613.6/909142
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-11
  • Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
GV200.5
LC item number
.B344 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Law, Felicia
  • Noyes, Leighton
Series statement
Science to the rescue
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  • Wilderness survival
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Coral reefs and islands
  • Coral reefs and islands
  • Wilderness survival
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Coral reefs and islands
  • Coral reefs and islands
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to Joe's story -- What is an island? -- Archipelagos -- Atolls -- How do atolls grow? -- Island plants -- Island animals -- The coral reef -- How to catch fish -- Friction -- Island peoples -- Rare plants -- Why is Joe there?
Control code
ocn864750007
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778704300
Lccn
2014005123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864750007
  • (Sirsi) a1823926
Label
Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to Joe's story -- What is an island? -- Archipelagos -- Atolls -- How do atolls grow? -- Island plants -- Island animals -- The coral reef -- How to catch fish -- Friction -- Island peoples -- Rare plants -- Why is Joe there?
Control code
ocn864750007
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778704300
Lccn
2014005123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864750007
  • (Sirsi) a1823926

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