The Buffalo Are Back
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The Buffalo Are Back

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The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback. This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks. Paired with gorgeous paintings by landscape artist Wendell Minor, Jean Craighead George's engaging text will inspire a new generation to understand and protect nature's delicate balance.show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 231.14 x 281.94 x 7.62mm | 408.23g
  • Dutton Books
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, color
  • 0525422153
  • 9780525422150
  • 710,483

About Jean Craighead George

Jean Craighead George was the preeminent nature writer for children. She is the author of My Side of the Mountain and Julie of the Wolves, and her work spanned 50 years. She died in May 2012 at age 93. After completing his studies at the Ringling School of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida, Wendell Minor began creating original designs for book publishers in New York City. He has created jacket illustrations for more than 2000 books, and has illustrated dozens of books for children, including America The Beautiful and Yankee Doodle America. He lives in Connecticut.show more

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179 ratings
4.1 out of 5 stars
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4 35% (62)
3 19% (34)
2 3% (5)
1 2% (4)
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