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Author Silvey, Anita.
Title Untamed : the wild life of Jane Goodall / Anita Silvey, foreword by Jane Goodall.
Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2015]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Children's Non-Fiction  Juv. 92 GOO    IN LIBRARY
Description 96 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
Summary "This biography for children will trace Goodall's life, but each chapter will also focus on two or more the chimpanzees that she observed, with information in sidebars about these particular animals. Along with biographical details, the book will explore the ethical issues that surround Goodall's work and show what has changed in our understanding of Great Apes. What do we know today about these animals in terms of language, speech, tool use, and DNA? How has sophisticated technology - GPS systems, Satellite imagery, portable digital microphones - been used to gain new information about animal populations."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 9-12.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Note Library copy inscribed to New York Society Library by author.
Contents Childhood -- Gombe -- Celebrity scientist -- Transformation -- The legacy -- Resources and more -- All about chimpanzees -- Gombe family scrapbook -- The life of Jane Goodall : a time line.
Subject Goodall, Jane, 1934- -- Juvenile literature.
Primatologists -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women primatologists -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Chimpanzees -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Primatology -- Juvenile literature.
Genre or Form Biography.
Juvenile works.
Added Author Silvey, Anita, inscriber.
Goodall, Jane, 1934- author of foreword.
Added Title Wild life of Jane Goodall
ISBN 9781426315183 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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