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Our poisoned waters

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Published by Cobblehill Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water -- Pollution -- Juvenile literature,
  • Water -- Pollution,
  • Pollution

  • About the Edition

    Examines the serious problem of water pollution in both fresh and salt water bodies throughout the world and describes what is being done about it.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]-116) and index.

    StatementEdward F. Dolan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD422 .D65 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. ;
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1007294M
    ISBN 100525652205
    LC Control Number96047175
    OCLC/WorldCa35814839

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