Cover of: The Antarctic | Lynn M. Stone

The Antarctic

  • 24 Pages
  • 4.29 MB
  • English
Rourke Corporation , Vero Beach, Fla
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Explores the frozen region which is located at the bottom of the earth and which consists of the Antarctic continent, ocean, and sea islands.

StatementLynn M. Stone.
LC ClassificationsQH84.2 .S85 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL809397M
ISBN 100865934215
LC Control Number95046187

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