The mangrove tree : planting trees to feed families / by Susan L. Roth & Cindy Trumbore ; collages by Susan L. Roth.
- ISBN: 9781600604591 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 1600604595 (hbk.)
- Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 24 x 29 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, 2011.
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Includes bibliographical references.
"A cumulative verse, alternating with additional narrative, describes the ecological and social transformation resulting from the work of Dr. Gordon Sato, a Japanese American cell biologist who made saltwater and desert land productive through the planting of mangrove trees in the tiny African country of Eritrea. Includes afterword, photographs, glossary, and author's sources"--Provided by publisher.
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