TITLE

PICTURE OF THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;4/6/2007, Vol. 85 Issue 22, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A photograph of ship captain John Bennett of New Zealand with a giant squid caught by his crew in the Ross Sea in Antarctica is presented.
ACCESSION #
24524645

 

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