The Pacific Ocean

by Susan Heinrichs Gray

Publisher: Childrens Press in Chicago

Written in English
Published: Pages: 45 Downloads: 721
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About the Edition

Specifically discussing the Pacific Ocean, provides basic information about the sea, including wave formation, currents, tides, marine biology, and the landscape of the ocean floor.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Susan Heinrichs.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesA New true book
LC ClassificationsGC771 .H44 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2716538M
ISBN 100516012959
LC Control Number86009653

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