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Into wild California

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Published by Blackbirch Press in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Corwin, Jeff -- Travel -- California -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Corwin, Jeff.,
    • Animals -- California -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Animals -- California.,
    • California -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.,
    • California -- Description and travel.

    • About the Edition

      Television personality Jeff Corwin takes the reader on an expedition through California, and introduces some of the diverse wildife found there.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesWild California
      Statement[Elaine Pascoe, book editor].
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesAnimal planet, The Jeff Corwin experience series, Jeff Corwin experience
      ContributionsPascoe, Elaine., Corwin, Jeff., Discovery Channel (Firm)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL164 .I58 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3673933M
      ISBN 101567118585, 1410301788
      LC Control Number2003007523


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