The Monarch butterfly by Jean Thurman

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Published by Boxwood Press in Pacific Grove, CA .

Written in English

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Follows the life cycle and migration of a Monarch butterfly and explains how and why these colorful insects and their offspring fly thousands of miles in their relatively brief lifetimes.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Jean Thurman ; illustrations by Caroline Rodgers.
ContributionsRodgers, Caroline, 1946- ill.
LC ClassificationsQL561.D3 T47 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2540012M
ISBN 100910286965
LC Control Number85021255

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