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Wildlife of the prairies and plains

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Published by H. N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prairie ecology.,
  • Grassland ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKai Curry-Lindahl.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.P7 C87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4112840M
    ISBN 100810917661
    LC Control Number80027927


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