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The ant"s nest

Miriam Aronin

The ant"s nest

a huge underground city

by Miriam Aronin

  • 2 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Bearport Pub. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ants -- Juvenile literature,
  • Insect societies -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Miriam Aronin.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesSpectacular animal towns
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 A73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23055179M
    ISBN 101597168688
    ISBN 109781597168687
    LC Control Number2009003065


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