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Francisco Dallmeier
ISBN: 9781410913081
Author: Kloepfer, Deanne/ Abarca, Patricia
Publisher: Capstone Pr Inc
Published: October 2005
Retail: $9.99    OUR PRICE: $1.99
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Binding Type: Paperback
Annotation: Discusses the life and accomplishments of the Hispanic-American biologist. Francisco Dallmeier is a scientist with a very important job. He works to save wild animals and the places where they live all around the world. Find about more about this amazing person in this title.
Additional Information
BISAC category:
Target Grade: 4-6
Grade level: 4-6
Physical Information: 8.75" H x 7.25" L x 0.25" W
Bargain Category: Upper Elementary, Non-Fiction, Biographies
Grade level(s): 4th, 5th, 6th
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 102242
Reading Level: 7.0   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 1.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2006 Spring)
Biochemist Severo Ochoa, astronaut Ellen Ochoa, planetary geologist Ocampo, chemist Molina, conservation biologist Dallmeier, and physicist Alvarez are profiled in these uneven biographies: while Ellen Ochoa discusses its subject's personal life and experience as a Hispanic woman in a white-male-dominated field, Ocampo focuses on planetary geology, practically relegating Ocampo to the periphery. Photos illustrate all books. Reading list, timeline. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Hispanic-American Biographies titles: Severo Ochoa, Adriana Ocampo, Mario Molina, Ellen Ochoa, Francisco Dallmeier, and Luis Walter Alverez.] Copyright 2006 Horn Book Guide Reviews.