Chesapeake almanac

following the bay through the seasons by John Page Williams

Publisher: Tidewater Publishers in Centreville, Md

Written in English
Cover of: Chesapeake almanac | John Page Williams
Published: Pages: 236 Downloads: 423
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Places:

  • Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)

Subjects:

  • Natural history -- Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.),
  • Seasons -- Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-224) and index.

Statementby John Page Williams, Jr. ; illustrations by Alice Jane Lippson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH104.5.C45 W477 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 236 p. :
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1403570M
ISBN 100870334492
LC Control Number93011631
OCLC/WorldCa28498604

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