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Getting to know the central Himalayas: Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan.

Lora Bryning Redford

Getting to know the central Himalayas: Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan.

by Lora Bryning Redford

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Published by Coward-McCann in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Himalaya Mountains
    • Subjects:
    • Himalaya Mountains -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Lewis Zacks.
      SeriesGetting to know series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.H6 R4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5909211M
      LC Control Number64010438
      OCLC/WorldCa1729189

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