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The Wonder of Elephants (Animal Wonders)

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals - Elephants,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Elephants,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 1-2

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn F. McGee (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11496058M
    ISBN 100836827643
    ISBN 109780836827644


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