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  • ISBN: 9781553658993 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 155365899X (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: electronic resource
    remote
    1 online resource (xi, 308 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.).
  • Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : David Suzuki Foundation : Greystone Books/Douglas & McIntyre Pub. Group ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, c2004.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-293) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Where is Here? -- Digging into the past -- Geography of grass -- Secrets of the soil -- Home on the range -- Water of life -- Prairie woodlands -- Nature of farming -- Long-range forecast.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Prairies -- North America
Prairies -- Canada
Prairies -- Etats-Unis
Écologie des Prairies -- Canada
Écologie des prairies -- États-Unis
Genre/Form: Electronic books.

Candace Savage is the author of more than twenty books, including thirteen on natural history and natural science. She is currently a wildlife columnist for Canadian Geographic. Her work has been honored by the American and Canadian Library Association, Children&;s Literature Roundtable, and the Canadian Science Writers Association, among others. In 1994, she was inducted to the Honor Roll of the Rachel Carson Institute, Chatham College in Pittsburgh, in recognition of her commitment to raising environmental awareness. A resident of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, she has lived on the prairies for most of her life.

Candace Savage is the author of more than twenty books, including thirteen on natural history and natural science. She is currently a wildlife columnist for Canadian Geographic. Her work has been honored by the American and Canadian Library Association, Children’s Literature Roundtable, and the Canadian Science Writers Association, among others. In 1994, she was inducted to the Honor Roll of the Rachel Carson Institute, Chatham College in Pittsburgh, in recognition of her commitment to raising environmental awareness. A resident of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, she has lived on the prairies for most of her life.


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