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Mountain ranges

by Neil Morris

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Published by Raintree Steck-Vaughn in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountains -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Mountains.

  • About the Edition

    Introduces the ten major mountain ranges of the world including the Andes, Himalayas, Rocky Mountains, and Tien Shan and describes their formation, length, height, plant and animal life, and human inhabitants.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNeil Morris ; illustrated by Vanessa Card.
    SeriesThe world"s top ten
    ContributionsCard, Vanessa, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB512 .M66 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL967638M
    ISBN 100817243399
    LC Control Number96004091
    OCLC/WorldCa34545239

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