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Published by Weekly Reader Pub. in Pleasantville, NY .
Written in English


  • Dust storms -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Jim Mezzanotte ; science and curriculum consultant, Debra Voege.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesWild weather
LC ClassificationsQC958 .M493 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23147932M
ISBN 101433923467, 1433923602
ISBN 109781433923463, 9781433923609
LC Control Number2009001942

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