Antarctica (Rookie Read-About Geography) by Allan Fowler

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Published by Children"s Press (CT) .

Written in English

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  • Juvenile Geography,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • People & Places - Polar Regions,
  • Readers - Beginner,
  • Antarctica,
  • Juvenile literature

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9842222M
ISBN 100516272977
ISBN 109780516272979

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