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Great Whales

Richard Diprima

Great Whales

Endangered Monarchs of the Deep

by Richard Diprima

  • 366 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Gloucester Art Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11055054M
ISBN 100866520171
ISBN 109780866520171
OCLC/WorldCa11227331

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Great Whales by Richard Diprima Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It goes through the Great Whales book of whales. Current whales, how they’re all distinguished, fun facts and what they eat/5(28). I guess I should read the description better but this book is just about sperm whales, which is great but my son wanted to read about multiple whales as well.

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