The Pacific Ocean (Oceans)

by Anne Ylvisaker

Publisher: Capstone Press

Written in English
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • General,
  • Science & Nature - General
The Physical Object
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7894599M
ISBN 100736834214
ISBN 109780736834216

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