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9 edition of On the brink of extinction found in the catalog.

On the brink of extinction

the California condor

by Caroline Arnold

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • California condor -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • California condor -- Conservation -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • Rare birds -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • Endangered species -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • California condor,
    • Condors,
    • Rare animals,
    • Wildlife conservation,
    • Endangered species

    • About the Edition

      Describes the history of the condor in North America and the efforts to capture and breed the few remaining California condors to save them from extinction.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Caroline Arnold ; photographs by Michael Wallace.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      ContributionsWallace, Michael Phillip, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL696.F33 A76 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1712805M
      ISBN 100152579907
      LC Control Number92014914
      OCLC/WorldCa26053287

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