This way home by Lisa Westberg Peters

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Published by H. Holt in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Birds -- Migration -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Birds -- Migration.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementLisa Westberg Peters ; illustrated by Normand Chartier.
ContributionsChartier, Normand, 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL698.9 .P48 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1433923M
ISBN 100805013687
LC Control Number93045751
OCLC/WorldCa29549339

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