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Harp seals by Kathleen Martin-James

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Published by Lerner Pub. Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Harp seal -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Kathleen Martin-James.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesEarly bird nature books
LC ClassificationsQL737.P64 M355 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23666902M
ISBN 109780822578895
LC Control Number2007042169

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