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The world of nature

David Squire

The world of nature

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Published by Proteus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title: Pictorial learning book of nature.

Statement(written by David Squire, Michael Gabb and Derek Read).
SeriesPictorial learning series
ContributionsGabb, Michael., Read, Derek.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21373932M
ISBN 100906071992
OCLC/WorldCa9956344


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