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My way to ornithology

Olin Sewall Pettingill

My way to ornithology

by Olin Sewall Pettingill

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Pettingill, Olin Sewall, 1907-,
    • Ornithologists -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementOlin Sewall Pettingill, Jr. ; foreword by Gary D. Schnell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL31.P48 A3 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 245 p. :
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1566806M
      ISBN 100806124091
      LC Control Number91050869

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