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nature of the islands

plants and animals of the eastern Caribbean

by Virginia Barlow

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Published by C. Doyle Pub., Cruising Guide Publications in Dunedin, FL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antilles, Lesser.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Antilles, Lesser.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 144-145) and index.

      Statementby Virginia Barlow ; color illustrations by Katie Shears ; photographs by John Douglas, Virginia Barlow, Chris Doyle ; underwater photographs by Joan Bourque ; black and white drawings by Joan Waltermire, Chris Doyle ; edited by Chris Doyle.
      SeriesA Chris Doyle guide
      ContributionsDoyle, Chris.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH109.A5 B37 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1752041M
      ISBN 100944428134
      LC Control Number92075541

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