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A guide to American zoos & aquariums

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Published by Willow Press in Littleton, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Zoos -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • Aquariums, Public -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • United States -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 316) and index.

      Other titlesGuide to American zoos and aquariums., American zoos & aquariums., American zoos and aquariums.
      Statementby Darcy & Robert Folzenlogen.
      ContributionsFolzenlogen, Robert, 1950-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL76.5.U6 F64 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination324 p. :
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1448710M
      ISBN 100962068543
      LC Control Number93093806
      OCLC/WorldCa28365707

      According to the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, over million people visit zoos and aquariums each year in the United States, and over million worldwide. That’s more than the NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLB annual attendance combined. The Zoo Book: A Guide to America’s Best ÔÇôincludes- best foreign zoos. Albany, CA: Carousel Press. Robinson, Phillip T. (). Life at the Zoo: Behind the Scenes with the Animal Doctors. New York, NY: Columbia University Press. Wemmer, Christen M. (). The Ark Evolving: Zoo and Aquariums in Transition.


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