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Blue whales

John Calambokidis

Blue whales

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Published by Colin Baxter Photography in Grantown-on-Spey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blue whale.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Calambokidis & Gretchen Steiger.
    SeriesWorld life library, World life library (Grantown-on-Spey, Scotland)
    ContributionsSteiger, Gretchen, 1960-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18919241M
    ISBN 101900455218
    OCLC/WorldCa36943928


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