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1 edition of How birds fly found in the catalog.

How birds fly

by Elsa Jaspersen

  • 63 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan/McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Flight,
  • Birds

  • About the Edition

    Introduces the basic concepts of bird flight.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by Elsa Jaspersen ; illustrated by Pat Traub
    Series[Leveled books.] Grade 1, book 5, unit 2, Leveled books
    ContributionsTraub, Pat, illustrator
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 pages :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26491666M
    ISBN 100021888213
    ISBN 109780021888214
    OCLC/WorldCa51299876

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