The world of the amphibians
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Published by Mir Publishers in Moscow .
Written in English


  • Amphibians.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Rev. translation of: Mir amfibiĭ.

StatementB.F. Sergeev ; translated from Russian by M. Rosenberg.
SeriesScientists to school-children
LC ClassificationsQL667 .S4713 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p. :
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2774672M
LC Control Number86136618

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