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Watching giraffes in Africa

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Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Giraffe -- Africa -- Juvenile literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementDeborah Underwood.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesWild world, Wild world (Chicago, Ill.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL737.U56 U53 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3407813M
      ISBN 101403472300, 1403472432
      LC Control Number2005023642

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