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Whale by Vassili Papastavrou

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Published by Dorling Kindersley in New York .
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  • Marine mammals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Whales -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Marine mammals.,
  • Whales.

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About the Edition

Describes whales, dolphins, seals, and other marine mammals, their habitats, means of communication, and family life.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Vassili Papastavrou ; photographed by Frank Greenaway.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesEyewitness books
ContributionsGreenaway, Frank, ill.
LC ClassificationsQL713.2 .P37 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22993187M
ISBN 100789465957, 0789458705

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