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What helps a bird to fly?

Pauline Cartwright

What helps a bird to fly?

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Published by Dominie Press in Carlsbad, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Birds -- Flight -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Birds -- Flight.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPauline Cartwright ; illustrated by David P. Smith.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesDominie birds series
    ContributionsSmith, David P. ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL676.2 .C3638 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL118542M
    ISBN 100768504066
    LC Control Number99474996


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