Rocky Mountain National Park
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Rocky Mountain National Park

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Published by Children"s Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • National parks and reserves,
  • Juvenile literature

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Young readers will love exploring the snow-covered peaks that soar to the heights of Rocky Mountain National Park. They"ll also enjoy discovering the park"s plants, animals, and other landforms--all in the pages of this fun and fascinating book.

Edition Notes

Statementby Lisa M. Herrington ; content consultant, Nanci R. Vargus, Ed.D., Professor Emeritus, University of Indianapolis ; reading consultant, Jeanne M. Clidas, Ph.D., reading specialist
SeriesRookie national parks, Rookie national parks
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26943269M
ISBN 100531233332
ISBN 109780531233337, 9780531239056

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