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Birds in flight

by Kirk, Richard.

  • 279 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Follet Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flight -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith special photos. by Evan Davis and color illus. by Dave Kinney. Educational consultant: Leo Fay.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL698.7 .K5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5850472M
    LC Control Number62010406
    OCLC/WorldCa1736569

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