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Beetles (Animals, Animals)

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Published by Benchmark Books (NY) .
Written in English


  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - Entomology,
  • Animals - Insects, Spiders, etc.,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Environmental Studies,
  • Beetles

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8016374M
ISBN 100761417516
ISBN 109780761417514

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