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2 edition of first book of glaciers. found in the catalog.

first book of glaciers.

Rebecca B. Marcus

first book of glaciers.

by Rebecca B. Marcus

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glaciers -- Juvenile literature.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE576 .M28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination65 p.
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5821279M
    LC Control Number61007503
    OCLC/WorldCa1407019

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