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Asia"s most amazing plants

Michael Scott

Asia"s most amazing plants

by Michael Scott

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Published by Raintree in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants -- Asia -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 30) and index.

    StatementMichael Scott and Angela Royston.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesPlant top tens
    ContributionsRoyston, Angela.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK341 .S42 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21836410M
    ISBN 109781410931405, 9781410931474
    LC Control Number2008001114

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