Satellites (Explore Space!)

by Kathleen W. Deady

Publisher: Bridgestone Books

Written in English
Cover of: Satellites (Explore Space!) | Kathleen W. Deady
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Subjects:

  • Technology - Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Artificial satellites,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 1-2
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10602963M
ISBN 100736814000
ISBN 109780736814003
OCLC/WorldCa50423885

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