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The Resource The crocodile hunter : the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin, Steve & Terri Irwin

The crocodile hunter : the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin, Steve & Terri Irwin

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The crocodile hunter : the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin
Title
The crocodile hunter
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the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin
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Steve & Terri Irwin
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Language
eng
Summary
After thrilling millions of viewers with their incredibly popular show, Steve and Terri Irwin now regale readers with tales of the deadliest animals they have encountered in their extensive travels throughout the world. Full-color photos throughout. Crikey! For Steve & Terri Irwin, dealing with nasty 20-foot gators, hissing deadly snakes, charging rhinos, poisonous spiders, slimy lizards, & wild reptiles in their own habitats are part of daily life. A committed environmentalist, Steve Irwin's sheer love for animals began at a young age: his parents began an animal refuge when he was quite young, instilling a respect for some of Australia's native wildlife, & some of the most dangerous creatures on Earth. Read about Steve's first adventures as a young lad, wrestling crocs with his dad. Thrill to the adventure of camping out in the bush for months at a time, cataloguing new species never before known to man, while avoiding death & dismemberment at every turn. And regale in Steve's tales of the deadliest animals he has encountered in his extensive travels throughout the world. Written with his wife & soulmate Terri Irwin, the book also gives intimate insights into the private life away from the cameras. Learn how Steve & Terri first met, & how they successfully translated a shared love of animals into a worldwide message of conservation, & built one of the largest private zoos in Australia. Together, Steve & Terri Irwin have fascinated & entertained millions--now, join them in the first book to bring you behind the scenes in the life of the Crocodile Hunter. Don't forget to check your local listings for "The Crocodile Hunter" on Animal Planet! You can find Animal Planet and The Crocodile Hunter on the web at www.discovery.com
Summary
Chronicles the adventures of the husband-and-wife team from his early days in Australia and her childhood in Oregon, through their meeting, their work with Australia Zoo and the television program "The Crocodile Hunter"
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Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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202017
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 597.9/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL31.I78
LC item number
A3 2001
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin
Label
The crocodile hunter : the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin, Steve & Terri Irwin
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Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Early years -- Acco encounter -- Out west a wide brown land -- Getting agro -- To the top -- American invasion -- On the road -- God's twenty acres -- "Old faithful" -- Bindi -- Saving the world from Beerwah -- Epilogue
Control code
2003678
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780525946359
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001040124
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47054793
  • (OCoLC)47054793
Label
The crocodile hunter : the incredible life and adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin, Steve & Terri Irwin
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Early years -- Acco encounter -- Out west a wide brown land -- Getting agro -- To the top -- American invasion -- On the road -- God's twenty acres -- "Old faithful" -- Bindi -- Saving the world from Beerwah -- Epilogue
Control code
2003678
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780525946359
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001040124
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47054793
  • (OCoLC)47054793

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