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13 edition of Rain forests. found in the catalog.

Rain forests.

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Published by World Book in association with Two Can in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rain forest ecology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rain forests -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rain forests.

  • About the Edition

    Presents information on the location, plants and animals, resources, and endangered nature of the world"s rain forests. Includes a multimedia disk containing activities, puzzles, games, and experiments.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesWorld book encyclopedia presents rain forests
    SeriesInterfact
    ContributionsWorld Book, Inc., Two-Can (Firm)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.R27 R354 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL347679M
    ISBN 100716672308, 0716672324, 0716672316
    LC Control Number98006813


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RAINFOREST FACTS. Tropical forests presently cover about billion hectares or about 16 percent of Earth's land surface. The world's largest rainforest is the Amazon rainforest; Brazil has the largest extent of rainforest cover, including nearly two-thirds of the Amazon.

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Rainforests is available in two print formats: full-color and black-and-white. Each format is 94 pages with photos. (Ages 10 and up). The Amazon rainforest, alternatively, the Amazon Jungle, also known in English as Amazonia, is a moist broadleaf tropical rainforest in the Amazon biome that covers most of the Amazon basin of South America.

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