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6 edition of All about islands found in the catalog.

All about islands

by Wendy Rydell

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Troll Associates in Mahwah, N.J .
Written in English

  • Islands -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Islands.,
  • Island ecology.,
  • Ecology.,
  • Questions and answers.

  • About the Edition

    Answers questions about the formation of islands by natural forces and about the development of distinctive plant and animal life on individual islands.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Wendy Rydell ; illustrated by Ray Burns.
    SeriesThe Question & answer book
    ContributionsBurns, Raymond, 1924-
    LC ClassificationsGB461 .R9 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3163000M
    ISBN 100893759759, 0893759767
    LC Control Number83004833

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