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The Resource Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes

Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes

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 & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes
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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Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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1945-
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Bailey, Gerry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 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
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
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?
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778704362
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014005123
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864750007
  • (OCoLC)ocn864750007
  • 639034
Label
Stranded on an island : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
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?
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778704362
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014005123
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864750007
  • (OCoLC)ocn864750007
  • 639034

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