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Marshes & swamps

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Published by Holiday House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marshes -- Juvenile literature,
  • Swamps -- Juvenile literature,
  • Marshes,
  • Swamps

  • About the Edition

    Defines marshes and swamps, discusses how conditions in them may change, and examines the life found in and around them.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesMarshes and swamps
    Statementby Gail Gibbons.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB621 .G53 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL671976M
    ISBN 100823413470
    LC Control Number97017995
    OCLC/WorldCa37211051


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