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The shrinking outdoors.

Gary Jennings

The shrinking outdoors.

by Gary Jennings

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on.,
  • Conservation of natural resources.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses man"s wasteful and ignorant acts which have destroyed the balance of the environment and resulted in the extinction of many living things as well as endangering man.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 182-185.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF75 .J4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5221503M
    ISBN 100397311788
    LC Control Number75151483
    OCLC/WorldCa197714

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