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Extraordinary Jobs in Agriculture and Nature
     

Extraordinary Jobs in Agriculture and Nature

by Alecia T. Devantier, Carol A. Turkington
 

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Gr 8 Up
For readers who feel that working in a cubicle eight hours a day is not part of their career plan, these titles offer alternative suggestions. Adventurers discusses opportunities in fields as varied as logging, crime-scene cleanup, volcano studies, and white-water rafting. The pitfalls and perks as well as ways in which to get a head start on other applicants are noted. Someone in each area is profiled. Creative People includes gravestone carver, balloon artist, and video-game designer. In Agriculture and Nature , the need for a love of the outdoors is emphasized in a variety of occupations. Each volume has an appendix listing related associations, organizations, and Web sites, and a useful bibliography is also included. For students in a quandary about future career possibilities these volumes are both valuable and interesting.
—Eva Elisabeth VonAnckenCopyright 2006 Reed Business Information.

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ISBN-13:
9780816058549
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Extraordinary Jobs Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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