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Vanishing birds of Singapore

Lim, Kim Seng.

Vanishing birds of Singapore

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Published by Nature Society (Singapore) in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Singapore.,
    • Birds -- Conservation -- Singapore.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 63-64).

      StatementLim King Seng.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL691.S55 L56 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 103 p. :
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1067365M
      ISBN 109810039670
      LC Control Number93940276
      OCLC/WorldCa28544325

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