Up Close Jane Goodall

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Penguin, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 218 pages
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Up Close: Jane Goodall by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen Up Close: Thurgood Marshall by Chris Crowe A trailblazing scientist made famous by her favorite primates.

Jane Goodall will forever be linked with the chimpanzees that she?s studied for over fifty years. A pioneer in scientific research, she revolutionized longstanding views about chimps, forest conservation, and women in scientific fields. This Up Close biography tells the story of how a demure young woman from London went to Africa and changed the world.

 

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Jane Goodall, well-known primatologist, was aware of her interest in animals from earliest childhood. As a five-year-old, she spent hours quietly observing a hen in a chicken coop in order to find out ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter One
19
Chapter Two
37
Chapter Three
53
Chapter Four
64
Chapter Five
86
Chapter Six
107
Chapter Seven
131
Chapter Eight
153
Chapter Nine
170
Chapter Ten
185
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About the author (2008)

Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen is the author of several nonfiction books for children. She currently lives with her family in London, England.