Map and track deserts /

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by Barghoorn, Linda,
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: Map and track biomes & animals. Physical details: 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm. Subject(s): Deserts. | Desert ecology. | Desert animals. 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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West Royalty Elementary School Non fiction PB 577.5 BAR Available

Deserts--hot and cold--are home to animals and plants that have adapted to living in places with very little rain. From snakes in the Sahara to caribou in the Arctic, find out what special features or skills hlep animals survive in extreme conditions.

Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.

What are deserts? -- Deserts of the world -- Sahara Desert -- Mojave Desert -- Kalahari Desert -- Great Sandy desert -- Atacama Desert -- Namib Desert -- Gobi Desert -- Patagonian Desert -- Arctic Polar Desert -- Antarctic Polar Desert -- Deserts in danger.

Age 9-12.

Grade 4 to 6.