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A Sand County almanac

with essays on conservation from Round River

by Aldo Leopold

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Outdoor books.,
  • Natural history -- United States.,
  • Wildlife conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRound River.
    StatementAldo Leopold; illustrated by Charles W. Schwartz.
    ContributionsSchwartz, Charles Walsh., Leopold, Aldo, 1886-1948.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 295 p. :
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17702932M
    ISBN 100345295315
    OCLC/WorldCa7943103

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