TITLE

Sky dive

AUTHOR(S)
Vorreyer, Donna J.
PUB. DATE
July 1994
SOURCE
Children's Playmate Magazine;Jul/Aug94, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Poses a question for children about sky diving, with an accompanying illustration.
ACCESSION #
9410213724

 

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