TITLE

Living with the Planet: Making a Difference in a Time of Climate Change

AUTHOR(S)
Dacker, Paula
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
School Library Journal;Dec2009, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p147
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Living With the Planet: Making a Difference in a Time of Climate Change," by Catherine von Ruhland.
ACCESSION #
45722516

 

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