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5 edition of What to do about pollution-- found in the catalog.

What to do about pollution--

by Anne Shelby

  • 391 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Orchard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Pollution -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Social problems.

  • About the Edition

    A very simple look at such problems as pollution, hunger, and loneliness and what can be done about them.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Anne Shelby ; pictures by Irene Trivas.
    ContributionsTrivas, Irene, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN18 .S527 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1720893M
    ISBN 100531054713, 0531086216
    LC Control Number92024173

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