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Sustainable World - Waste (Sustainable World)

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Published by KidHaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science - Sociology,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Environmental Science,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / General,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Science & Ecology,
  • Refuse and refuse disposal

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7898386M
    ISBN 100737719028
    ISBN 109780737719024
    OCLC/WorldCa52295187

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