Exploring the seashore by William Hopkins Amos

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Published by National Geographic Society in [Washington, D.C.] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Seashore biology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Seashore biology.

About the Edition

Guided by a marine biologist, two young children examine some of the many forms of life found along rocky and sandy shorelines and in salt marshes of North America.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesSeashore.
Statementby William H. Amos
SeriesBooks for young explorers
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH95.7 .A46 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2849243M
ISBN 10087044526X, 0870445316
LC Control Number84011464

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