June 15, 2014

What's New? The Zoo!

cover image of What's New? The Zoo!
A Zippity History of Zoos
Kathleen Krull

Did you know that fifty buffalo passed through Grand Central Station in 1907 on their way to the Bronx Zoo? Find out more fun facts in this upbeat, millennia-long history of animal keeping. See what zoo keeping has taught humanity and how individual lives have been profoundly shaped by the wild creatures found in zoos all over the world. Ages 4 to 8.