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Rainforests

James L. Castner

Rainforests

a guide to research and tourist facilities at selected tropical forest sites in Central and South America

by James L. Castner

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Feline Press in Gainesville, Fla., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South America,
  • Central America
    • Subjects:
    • Biological stations -- South America -- Guidebooks.,
    • Biological stations -- Central America -- Guidebooks.,
    • Rain forests -- South America -- Guidebooks.,
    • Rain forests -- Central America -- Guidebooks.,
    • Hotels -- South America -- Guidebooks.,
    • Hotels -- Central America -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames L. Castner ; with a foreword by Peter H. Raven.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH323.S63 C37 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvi, 380 p. :
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2229314M
      ISBN 100962515027
      LC Control Number89081847

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