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2 edition of Grasslands. found in the catalog.

Grasslands.

Terry Jennings

Grasslands.

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe young geographer investigates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22222100M
ISBN 100199170835


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Taking a critical look at this little-understood biome. A powerful eulogy to the great American grasslands and an informed look at where they have been and where they are heading. Grasslands are among the world's great biomes, but our culture's disrespect for them has produced an environmental catastrophe, says Manning (A Good House,etc).

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"Untouched temperate grasslands can be hard to find, since the fertile soil is often converted to farmland. Find out about the life that's found here." Preview this book». A herd of antelope moves slowly through the tall grass. Suddenly a cheetah leaps from its hiding place, and the animals zig and zag across the savanna.

They make it to a small grove of scrubby trees, but they can’t let their guard down yet. It’s the end of the rainy season and the antelopes—like many animals on the grasslands.

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In temperate grasslands, though, there are also quite a few wildflowers, whereas tropical grasslands are home to many trees that are uniquely adapted to the grassland. This volume in the "Greenwood Guides to Biomes of the World" covers grasslands, those biomes the cover vast areas of the landmass of earth.

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