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5 edition of Birds in Iowa found in the catalog.

Birds in Iowa

by Thomas H. Kent

  • 279 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by T.H. Kent, J.J. Dinsmore in Iowa City, Iowa, Ames, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iowa.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Iowa.,
    • Bird watching -- Iowa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 378-384) and index.

      StatementThomas H. Kent and James J. Dinsmore.
      ContributionsDinsmore, James J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL684.I6 K46 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 391 p. :
      Number of Pages391
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1024499M
      ISBN 100874141060
      LC Control Number96094857
      OCLC/WorldCa36115840

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