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The Resource Mother to tigers, George Ella Lyon ; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto

Mother to tigers, George Ella Lyon ; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto

Label
Mother to tigers
Title
Mother to tigers
Statement of responsibility
George Ella Lyon ; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Helen Martini, the woman who became the first woman zookeeper at the Bronx Zoo after her experiences caring for animal cubs brought home by her husband gave her the idea to start an animal nursery at the zoo in 1944
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyon, George Ella
Dewey number
  • 590/.7/3092
  • 590/.7/3092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD610L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL50.5
LC item number
.L96 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Catalanotto, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Martini, Helen
  • Zoo keepers
  • Martini, Helen
  • Zoo keepers
  • Women
Target audience
primary
Label
Mother to tigers, George Ella Lyon ; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689842214
Lccn
00045375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
bwi07956379
Label
Mother to tigers, George Ella Lyon ; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689842214
Lccn
00045375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
bwi07956379

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