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Forest Fire

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Published by Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • General,
  • Action & Adventure - General

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBarclay Family Adventure Ser., Bk. 4
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9681407M
    ISBN 101562545531
    ISBN 109781562545536
    OCLC/WorldCa54367183

      The Amazon rainforest has been “fire-resistant” for much of its history because of its natural environment, shows several fires burning in the Brazilian Amazon forest. Brazil's.


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