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Honey bees

Colleen A. Sexton

Honey bees

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Published by Bellwether Media in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Honeybee -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Colleen Sexton.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesWorld of insects
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.A6 S48 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17951249M
    ISBN 101600140521
    ISBN 109781600140525
    LC Control Number2006034962
    OCLC/WorldCa73994164


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