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Animals of the deserts by Sylvia A. Johnson

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

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  • Desert animals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Desert animals.

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Describes desert life and ten animals living in desert areas of the world: the kit fox, Arabian camel, caracal, gemsbok, roadrunner, onager, sidewinder, antelope jackrabbit, addax, and ringtail.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Sylvia A. Johnson ; illustrated by Alcuin C. Dornisch.
SeriesLerner wildlife library
ContributionsDornisch, Alcuin C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL116 .J63 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5202941M
ISBN 100822512793
LC Control Number75027754

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