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Amazon: A Young Reader's Look at the Last Frontier
By Marcos Santilli (illustrator) and Peter Lourie
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Boyds Mills Pr
Publication date February 1, 1998
Binding Paperback
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781563977121
ISBN-10 1563977125
Dimensions 0.25 by 10.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $11.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
Recounts a journey through the Amazon River Valley, describing some of the traditional ways of life that still exist there and the encroachment of colonists that threatens the rain forests.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
Dramatic full-color photographs illustrate this fascinating firsthand account of a journey through the Brazilian state of Rondonia, the heart of the Amazon. Along the way the authors meet Indians, rubber tappers, and gold miners and witness the controversial burning of the jungle by the new settlers. This stunning and thought-provoking book gives young readers a unique look at the endangered Amazon rain forest and the people who call it home.


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Paperback
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With Marcos Santilli (other contributor) | from Boyds Mills Pr (February 1, 1998); titled "Amazon: A Young Reader's Look at the Last Frontier"
9781563977121 | details & prices | 10.25 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.40 lbs | List price $11.95
About: A journey through the Brazilian state of Rondonia in the Amazon basin provides a look at the rain forest and the people who live there, including both Indians and settlers
School and Library
Book cover for 9781878093004
 
With Marcos Santilli | from Boyds Mills Pr (August 1, 1991); titled "The Amazon: A Young Reader's Look at the Last Frontier"
9781878093004 | details & prices | 10.25 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.85 lbs | List price $17.95
About: A journey through the Brazilian state of Rondonia in the Amazon basin provides a look at the rain forest and the people who live there, including both Indians and settlers
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (February 1, 2002); titled "Amazon: A Young Reader's Look at the Last Frontier"
9780606228268 | details & prices | 10.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.85 lbs | List price $21.35
About: A journey through the Brazilian state of Rondonia in the Amazon basin provides a look at the rain forest and the people who live there, including both Indians and settlers
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (March 1, 2001); titled "Amazon: A Young Reader's Look at the Last Frontier"
9780785729761 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.85 lbs | List price $18.75
About: A journey through the Brazilian state of Rondonia in the Amazon basin provides a look at the rain forest and the people who live there, including both Indians and settlers
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999); titled "Amazon: A Young Reader's Look at the Last Frontier"
9780613094412 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.85 lbs | List price $18.75
About: A journey through the Brazilian state of Rondonia in the Amazon basin provides a look at the rain forest and the people who live there, including both Indians and settlers

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