Where Food Comes from (Explainers Series) by Q. Cook

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Published by Educational Development Corporation .

Written in English

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  • Food & drink / cookery: general interest,
  • Picture books,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Technology,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Science & Technology - General,
  • Science & Nature - Earth Sciences

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10731105M
ISBN 100746002807
ISBN 109780746002803

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