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Conservation (Environmental Issues)

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Chelsea House Publications
Science: General Issues, Juvenile literature, Conservation of natural resour, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction, Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12), Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9), Nature conservation, Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection, Conservation of natural reso
ContributionsDavid Seideman (Foreword), Yael Calhoun (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8159879M
ISBN 100791082032
ISBN 139780791082034
OCLC/WorldCa57652186

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