Browse all books

Other editions of book Nature's Green Umbrella

  • Nature's Green Umbrella

    Gail Gibbons

    Paperback (Collins, April 24, 1997)
    A lushly illustrated introduction to one of the world's most complicated ecosystems, the rain forest, from Washington Post/Children’s Book Guild Award winner Gail GibbonsNature's Green Umbrella continues to inspire an interest in rain forests among young readers. Whether in the classroom or the home, kids enjoy exploring the colorful detailed drawings of animals and plants, all clearly labeled.In a tropical rain forest, as much as 240 inches of rain may fall in a single year. Beneath the treetop canopy, the rain forest bursts with plant and animal life. But only if we know how important rain forests are to the whole world will we truly understand the need to protect them. Through colorful illustrations and interesting text, this book discusses the climate, plants, and animals that make up a tropical rain forest."A scientifically accurate book which depicts the complex world of rain forests in easily understood text and sumptuous illustrations. The geography, climate and ecology of the rain forest are explained and the illustrations teem with the flora and fauna."—Children's Literature
    Q
  • Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests

    Gail Gibbons

    Library Binding (Perfection Learning, April 1, 1997)
    "A scientifically accurate book which depicts the complex world of rain forests in easily understood text and sumptuous illustrations. The geography, climate and ecology of the rain forest are explained and the illustrations teem with the flora and fauna."--Children's Literature.
    Q
  • Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests

    Gail Gibbons

    Hardcover (William Morrow & Co, March 1, 1994)
    Describes the climatic conditions of the rain forest as well as the different layers of plants and animals that comprise the ecosystem
    Q
  • Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests

    Gail Gibbons

    Library Binding (William Morrow & Co, March 1, 1994)
    A fascinating and accessible exploration of the nature of the world's rain forests offers clear and colorful illustrations and a concise text that shows how special these forests are and why they must be saved from destruction.
    Q
  • Nature's Green Umbrella

    Gail Gibbons

    School & Library Binding (Turtleback Books, April 24, 1997)
    FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Describes the climatic conditions of the rain forest, as well as the different layers of plants and animals that comprise the ecosystem.
    O
  • Nature's Green Umbrella

    Gail Gibbons

    Hardcover (WILLIAM MORROW, Nov. 1, 1997)
    None
  • Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests

    Gail Gibbons

    Library Binding (Demco Media, May 1, 1997)
    Describes the climatic conditions of the rain forest as well as the different layers of plants and animals that comprise the ecosystem
    Q