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The Adirondack nature guide

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Published by Pinto Press in Mt. Kisco, NY .
Written in English

  • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • Adirondack Mountains.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- New York (State) -- Adirondack Mountains.,
    • Nature study -- New York (State) -- Adirondack Mountains.,
    • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Sheri Amsel.
      LC ClassificationsQH105.N7 A573 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p. :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL773310M
      ISBN 100963247638
      LC Control Number97173345

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