Quest for the tree kangaroo: an expedition to the cloud forest of New Guinea

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Houghton Mifflin,
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2006.
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English
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It looks like a bear, but isn’t one. It climbs trees as easily as a monkey— but isn’t a monkey, either. It has a belly pocket like a kangaroo, but what’s a kangaroo doing up a tree? Meet the amazing Matschie’s tree kangaroo, who makes its home in the ancient trees of Papua New Guinea’s cloud forest. And meet the amazing scientists who track these elusive animals.
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9780618496419
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title_sub an expedition to the cloud forest of New Guinea