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Vanished Species

An Illustrated History of Over 40 Extinct Creatures

by David Day

  • 228 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Silverleaf Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wild animals,
  • Nature / Animals,
  • Nature,
  • Animals,
  • Nature/Ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12337680M
    ISBN 101933317558
    ISBN 109781933317557
    OCLC/WorldCa150354290

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