Rescuing the whales by John McInnes

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Published by Delmar Publishers in Albany, NY .

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  • Gray whale -- Alaska -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Wildlife rescue -- Alaska -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Whales.,
  • Wildlife rescue.

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Relates how a team of workers drilled holes in the frozen Arctic Ocean to save the lives of three whales and lead them to warmer waters.

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Book details

Statementby John McInnes ; illustrated by Suzanna Denti.
SeriesEarly bird, Early bird (Albany, N.Y.)
ContributionsDenti, Susanna, ill.
LC ClassificationsQL737.C425 M37 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2226577M
ISBN 100827341644
LC Control Number89071541

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