Salamander or lizard?
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Salamander or lizard? how do you know? by Melissa Stewart

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English


  • Salamanders -- Identification -- Juvenile literature,
  • Lizards -- Identification -- Juvenile literature

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMelissa Stewart.
GenreIdentification, Juvenile literature
SeriesWhich animal is which?
LC ClassificationsQL668.C2 S78 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24068576M
ISBN 109780766036796
LC Control Number2010003279

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