West coast whale watching the complete guide to observing marine mammals by Richard C. Kreitman

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-210) and index.

Book details

Statementby Richard C. Kreitman and Mary Jane Schram [i.e. Schramm].
ContributionsSchramm, Mary Jane.
LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 K76 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1275631M
ISBN 10006258619X
LC Control Number95007213

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