Roots by Patricia Whitehouse

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Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .

Written in English

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  • Roots (Botany) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Roots (Botany),
  • Plants

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementPatricia Whitehouse.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesHeinemann read and learn, Plants
LC ClassificationsQK644 .W483 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24063353M
ISBN 109781410934765
LC Control Number2009289757

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