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Swanfall

journey of the tundra swans

by Tom Horton

  • 254 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tundra swan -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Tundra swan.,
  • Swans.

  • About the Edition

    Text and photographs record the habits and characteristics of a family of tundra swans while following them for a year"s time.

    Edition Notes

    StatementTom Horton ; photographs by David Harp.
    ContributionsHarp, David W., ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.A52 H67 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 p. :
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1537135M
    ISBN 100802781063, 0802781071
    LC Control Number91015380

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