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5 edition of The suburban wild found in the catalog.

The suburban wild

by Peter Friederici

  • 22 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

  • Nature.,
  • Natural history.,
  • Urban ecology (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-125).

    Statementby Peter Friederici.
    LC ClassificationsQH81 .F8424 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p. ;
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL37882M
    ISBN 100820321346
    LC Control Number99025399

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