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Rainforests (Nature Search)

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Published by Reader"s Digest Children"s Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals,
  • Biology, life sciences,
  • Children"s stationery & miscellaneous items,
  • Interactive & activity books & packs

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Holmes (Illustrator), Neil Bulpitt (Illustrator), Karen Johnson (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12009335M
    ISBN 101857248074
    ISBN 109781857248074


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There are no places on Earth more mysterious, complex, and unknown than tropical rainforests. Combining stunning photographs by the world’s leading nature photographers—including new work by Tim Flach—with an inspiring text by award-winning author Lewis Blackwell, Rainforest opens our minds to the breathtaking beauty of these remarkable ecosystems, with their verdant plant life and /5(25).

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