Endangered desert animals by Marie Allgor

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Wildlife conservation,
  • Desert ecology,
  • Desert animals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Endangered species

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Marie Allgor
SeriesSave Earth"s animals!
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL83 .A438 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25151304M
ISBN 109781448874231, 9781448874965, 9781448875702
LC Control Number2011051875

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