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Home is the desert

Ann Woodin

Home is the desert

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Published by Oracle Press in Oracle, Ariz .
Written in

    Places:
  • Arizona.
    • Subjects:
    • Desert animals -- Arizona.,
    • Deserts -- Arizona.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnn Woodin ; introduction by Joseph Wood Krutch.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL116 .W66 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1125773M
      ISBN 10091704102X
      LC Control Number94067895
      OCLC/WorldCa32018542

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