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 Saving the Tasmanian devil : how science is helping the world's largest marsupial carnivore survive
 Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw


 Publisher: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT
 Pub Year: 2019

 Dewey: 599.2
 Classification: Nonfiction
 Physical Description: 79 p., col. ill., col. map, 23 x 28 cm

 BTSB No: 703344 ISBN: 9780544991484
 Ages: 10-14 Grades: 5-9

 Subjects:
 Tasmanian devils -- Diseases
 Epidemics -- Australia -- Tasmania
 Tumors
 Genetic disorders
 Wildlife conservation -- Australia -- Tasmania
 Wildlife rescue -- Australia -- Tasmania
 Tasmania

Price: $21.41

Summary:
Tasmanian devils are dying at an alarming rate from a type of tumor that appears to be contagious. What scientists are learning while researching the Tasmanian devil has potential to affect all animals, and even humans, as they learn more about how to prevent and hopefully eradicate certain genetic diseases.

Series:
Scientists In The Field (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)



Reviews:
   Kirkus Reviews (+) (07/15/19)
 The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (00/09/19)

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