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8 edition of Sea of slaughter found in the catalog.

Sea of slaughter

by Farley Mowat

  • 102 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Chapters in Shelburne, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlantic Coast (North America),
  • North Atlantic Region
    • Subjects:
    • Extinction (Biology) -- Atlantic Coast (North America) -- History.,
    • Extinction (Biology) -- North Atlantic Region -- History.,
    • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Atlantic Coast (North America) -- History.,
    • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- North Atlantic Region -- History.,
    • Endangered species -- Atlantic Coast (North America) -- History.,
    • Endangered species -- North Atlantic Region -- History.,
    • Extinct animals -- Atlantic Coast (North America) -- History.,
    • Extinct animals -- North Atlantic Region -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFarley Mowat ; with a new afterword by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL88.15.N7 M68 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination446 p. ;
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL983353M
      ISBN 101576300196
      LC Control Number96021050
      OCLC/WorldCa34989986

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