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Whales, whaling, and whale research

L. R. Magnolia

Whales, whaling, and whale research

a selected bibliography

by L. R. Magnolia

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Published by Whaling Museum in Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whales -- Bibliography.,
  • Whaling -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by L. R. Magnolia.
    SeriesPublication - The Whaling Museum ; no. WM-1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7996.C4 M34 1977, QL737.C4 M34 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination91 p. ;
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4578779M
    LC Control Number77151069


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