The North American bison

Title The North American bison
Names Becker, John E.
Book Number BR015257
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Discusses the history of this woolly, horned mammal, including its near extinction in the 1870s when federal troops slaughtered bison herds to help defeat Native American tribes that were dependent on them for survival. Also relates later governmental and other efforts to preserve the species. For grades 4-7. 2003.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Sciences - SCI
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
Science - Nature - NAT
Science - Zoology, Animals - ZOO
Braille Book Review, May-Jun 2005 - B305
Audience Notes For grades 4-7.
LC Subject American bison - North America - Juvenile literature
Endangered species - North America - Juvenile literature
Wildlife conservation - North America - Juvenile literature
Call Number j599.643 JNF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: San Diego, Calif. : Kidhaven Press, c2003.
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