TITLE

Book reviews: Social sciences

AUTHOR(S)
Larsgaard, Mary L.
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
Library Journal;2/15/1994, Vol. 119 Issue 3, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book `Why Greenland Is an Island, Australia Is Not--and Japan Is Up for Grabs,' by Joyce Davis.
ACCESSION #
9402227812

 

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