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7 edition of Getting to know the Arctic. found in the catalog.

Getting to know the Arctic.

Ed Ogle

Getting to know the Arctic.

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions,
  • Arctic regions.
    • Subjects:
    • Arctic regions -- Juvenile literature,
    • Arctic regions

    • About the Edition

      Words and pictures describe the frozen north and the life and customs of the many peoples who live within the Arctic circle.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Robert Patterson.
      ContributionsPatterson, Robert, 1898- illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG614 .O35 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4446770M
      LC Control Number79108746

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