Freshwater fishes

by Marjorie L. Buckmaster

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark in New York

Written in English
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  • Aquarium fishes -- Juvenile literature

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Marjorie L. Buckmaster.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesGreat pets
LC ClassificationsSF457.25 .B83 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17912951M
ISBN 109780761427124
LC Control Number2007017809

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