TITLE

Bat Buddy

AUTHOR(S)
Linn, Laura
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;10/22/2001, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the efforts of Amanda Lollar in protecting bats.
ACCESSION #
5489913

 

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