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Winter world

the ingenuity of animal survival

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Published by Ecco in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Wintering.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-347).

    StatementBernd Heinrich.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL753 .H45 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 347 p. :
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3703708M
    ISBN 100060197447
    LC Control Number2003271304
    OCLC/WorldCa51326270

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