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A day in the ancient bristlecone pine forest by Mark A. Schlenz

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Published by Companion Press in Bishop, Calif .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 64).

Statementphotography by Dennis Flaherty ; essays by Mark A. Schlenz
ContributionsFlaherty, Dennis
LC ClassificationsQK494.5.P66 S35 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24575169M
ISBN 10094419785X
ISBN 109780944197851
LC Control Number2009280921

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