Homes for birds by United States. Department of Agriculture. Press Service

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Published by U.S.D.A. Press Service, Office of Information, and Extension Service in [Washington, D.C.] .

Written in English

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SeriesHomemaker news -- no. 170, Homemaker news -- no. 170.
ContributionsUnited States. Department of Agriculture. Office of Information, United States. Extension Service
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Pagination1 l. ;
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Open LibraryOL25601087M

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Homes for birds. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: E R Kalmbach; W L McAtee; F R Courtsal; R E Ivers.

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