Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner

by Joanne Mattern

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Overview

Wallace Stegner by Joanne Mattern

Earth has many extraordinary environments. They provide habitats to plants and animals that can exist no place else. However, they also harbor rich mineral resources, vast timber reserves, and valuable oil and gas field. So development, mining, and climate change threaten to destroy these pristine places forever. Can the environment be saved? For the men and women in the Conservationists series, the answer is yes! Follow their engaging stories from childhood to the great outdoors. Learn what drove them to act, how they overcame challenges, and what impacts their efforts continue to have. Discover how they inspired future generations to continue their work. Learn how to identify special places that need protection and help preserve the planet with Conservationists!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781624030970
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Conservationists
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 770L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

The West 4

Wandering 6

Books & Sports 8

College Life 10

A New Family 12

Winning Words 14

Teaching Life 16

Dinosaur 18

The Wilderness 20

Nature Work 22

Honored Author 24

Life Well Lived 26

Timeline 28

Glossary 30

Web Sites 31

Index 32

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