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The Tapir Scientist - a book by Montgomery, Sy

The Tapir Scientist

Saving South America's Largest Mammal

The Tapir Scientist( )
Author: Montgomery, Sy
Bishop, Nic
Series title:Scientists in the Field Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $18.99
Book Description:

The Tapir Scientist introduces young readers to one of the weirdest and most fascinating animals on the planet and recounts the extraordinary work of the dedicated scientists trying to save them.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):11 x 9 x 0.47 Inches
Book Weight:1.386 Pounds
Author Biography
Montgomery, Sy (Author)
Sy Montgomery was born on February 7, 1958 in Frankfurt, Germany. She is a 1979 graduate of Syracuse University, a triple major with dual degrees in Magazine Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and in French Language and Literature and in Psychology from the College of Arts and Sciences. She was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Keene State College in 2004, and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Franklin Pierce University and also from Southern New Hampshire University in 2011.

Montgomery is a naturalist. She is an author, and scriptwriter. Her most popular book, The Good Good Pig, is a memoir of her life with her pig, Christopher Hogwood. The book became listed on the New York Times bestseller list in 2015. Her other notable titles include Journey of the Pink Dolphins, Spell of the Tiger, and Search for the Golden Moon Bear.


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