Conservation experiences for children by Effie G. Bathurst

Cover of: Conservation experiences for children | Effie G. Bathurst

Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Education in [Washington] .

Written in English

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  • Natural resources -- Study and teaching.,
  • Wildlife conservation.,
  • Education.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Effie G. Bathurst and Wilhelmina Hill.
ContributionsHill, Wilhelmina, 1902- joint author.
LC ClassificationsL111 .A6 1957, no. 16
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL248565M
LC Control Numbere 58000002

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