The man who loved the sea

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Reed Publishing (NZ) , Auckland [N.Z.]
Seashore animals -- Fiction., Pollution -- Fiction., Environmental protection -- Fic
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An old man remembers when the seashore was alive with wildlife, before pollution changed everything, and decides that he must do something about it. Also includes factual information about marine reserves. Suggested level: junior, primary.

Statementwritten by Tracy Duncan ; illustrated by Jonathan Huntley.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsHuntley, Jonathan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2006/42990
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16309998M
ISBN 101869485106
LC Control Number2005391067
OCLC/WorldCa63209464

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