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Rain forests

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Published by Lerner Publications in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tropics,
  • Tropics.
    • Subjects:
    • Rain forests -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Tropics -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Rain forest conservation -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Ethnology -- Tropics.,
    • Rain forests.,
    • Rain forest conservation.,
    • Rain forest ecology.,
    • Ecology.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses tropical rain forests, including their flora, fauna, and indigenous peoples, as well as the activities that threaten their destruction and the consequences of that destruction.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Sara Oldfield ; photographs by Still Pictures.
      SeriesEndangered people & places
      ContributionsStill Pictures (Firm),
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD247 .O44 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL803218M
      ISBN 100822527782
      LC Control Number95039685

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