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Published by World Pub. Co. in Cleveland .
Written in English


  • Meteorology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Air -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Meteorology.,
  • Weather.,
  • Air.,
  • Folklore.,
  • Mythology, Greek.

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About the Edition

Discusses various aspects of air, including weather and flight, interspersed with tales from ancient Greece, Norway, and other lands explaining the same phenomena.

Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Dan Dickas.
ContributionsDickas, Dan, illus.
LC ClassificationsQC863.5 .S56 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5607371M
LC Control Number68014694

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