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Cockroaches, cocoons, and honeycombs

  • 48 Pages
  • 3.15 MB
  • English
Raintree Steck-Vaughn , Austin, Tex
Insects -- Juvenile literature., Ins
About the Edition

An introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of various insects.

Statementby Janice Parker.
SeriesScience @ work, Science @ work (Austin, Tex.)
LC ClassificationsQL467.2 .P338 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL387202M
ISBN 10073980135X
LC Control Number98050029

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