TITLE

Powerful Poo

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Alberta Views;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Excerpt
ABSTRACT
An excerpt from the article "Cow-patty Power," by Jacqueline Louie is presented.
ACCESSION #
61997916

 

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