Galapagos George / Jean Craighead George ; paintings by Wendell Minor.
- ISBN: 9780060287931 (trd. bdg.)
- ISBN: 0060287934 (trd. bdg.)
- Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., maps ; 27 x 27 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, 2014.
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Includes bibliographical references.
Tells the story of Lonesome George, the giant tortoise who was the last of his species and lived to be one hundred years old in the Galapagos Islands.
This introduction to Pinta Island saddleback tortoises describes how they came to be and why the species became extinct in 2012.
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