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4 edition of Giraffe found in the catalog.


Mary Hoffman


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Published by Raintree Childrens Books, Belitha Press in Milwaukee, London .
Written in English

  • Giraffe -- Juvenile literature,
  • Giraffe

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the behavior patterns of giraffes and shows them in their natural surroundings.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary Hoffman.
    SeriesAnimals in the wild
    LC ClassificationsQL737.U56 H64 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2713861M
    ISBN 100817223975
    LC Control Number86006770

    Giraffes grow about 4 feet ( meters) in their first year of life. A newborn giraffe is about 6 feet ( meters) tall at birth and weighs about pounds (68 kilograms). Many young giraffes, called calves, die from lion attacks during their first year of life. Once a giraffe reaches adulthood its height is often enough to protect it from lions. Summary The book "The White Giraffe" is a adventure book by Lauren St. John. The book is about an eleven year old girl, Martine, who loses her parents and is forced to move to Africa to live with her only living relative who she has never met. A second hilarious collaboration from picture-book superstars Lane Smith and Jory John! Can you guess what’s making this giraffe self-conscious? Could it be HIS ENORMOUS NECK?? Yes, it’s exactly that–how on earth did you figure it out? Edward the giraffe can’t understand why his neck is as long and bendy and, well, ridiculous as. Dr. Anne Innis Dagg re-traces the steps of her groundbreaking journey to South Africa to study giraffes in the wild – and discovers a startling contrast between the world of giraffes she once knew and the one it has become. Weaving through the past and present, her harrowing journey gives us an intimate look into the factors that destroyed her career and the forces that brought her back.

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