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One day in the desert / by Jean Craighead George ; illustrated by Fred Brenner.

By: George, Jean Craighead, 1919-.
Contributor(s): Brenner, Fred [ill.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, N.Y. : HarperTrophy, 1996, c1983Description: 48 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0064420388.Subject(s): Desert ecology -- Sonoran Desert -- Juvenile literature | Desert ecology | Heat -- Physiological effect | Papago Indians | Indians of North America -- Arizona | Ecology | Desert ecology | Heat -- Physiological effect | Papago Indians | Indians of North America -- Arizona | Sonoran Desert -- Juvenile literature | Sonoran Desert | Sonoran DesertDDC classification: 591.7 Summary: Explains how the animal and human inhabitants of the Sonoran Desert of Arizona, including a mountain lion, a roadrunner, a coyote, a tortoise, and members of the Papago Indian tribe, adapt to and survive the desert's merciless heat.
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Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 45.

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Explains how the animal and human inhabitants of the Sonoran Desert of Arizona, including a mountain lion, a roadrunner, a coyote, a tortoise, and members of the Papago Indian tribe, adapt to and survive the desert's merciless heat.

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