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Author Harasymiw, N. D.
Title Condors in danger / by N. D. Harasymiw.
Pub Info New York, NY : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2014.
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book jacket
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 Bourne-Children's Room  J 598.92 Har     AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Descript 24 pages : colored illustrations ; 23 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Animals at risk
Animals at risk.
Audience NC810L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 4.3 0.5 0.5 160253
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 23) and index.
Summary A condor is an incredible bird. With a wingspan of 10 feet, it seems too large to fly. And yet, winds carry it so efficiently that it may only need to flap once an hour. Sadly, the world came very close to losing the California condor. At one point, only 30 were left. Readers of this book will find out why these birds were so close to extinction and what was done to bring them back. Beautiful photographs show these birds of prey as the majestic animals they are.
Subject Condors -- Juvenile literature.
California condor -- Juvenile literature.
Andean condor -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered species -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781433991547 (library binding)
9781433991554 (paperback)