A nature guide to Alberta

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Hurtig in conjunction with Alberta Culture , Edmonton, Alta
Statementco-ordinated by the Provinical Museum of Alberta (Natural History Section) ; senior editor David A.E. spalding ....
SeriesProvincial Museum of Alberta publication -- no.5
ContributionsSpalding, David A. E., Provincial Museum of Alberta.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20559149M
ISBN 100888301790

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