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Published by Kevgor Aquasystems, Koala Books of Canada [distributor] in Vancouver, B.C, Edmonton, Canada .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Scallop culture.,
  • Scallops.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Carol Swann.
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14372520M
ISBN 100969367023
OCLC/WorldCa21364375

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