Why does weather change?
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Published by Creative Education in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English


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Explains how sun, water vapor, wind, and the earth"s movements combine to affect changes in the weather.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Patricia Dendtler Frevert ; illustrated by Sandra Higashi.
SeriesCreative"s little question books
ContributionsHigashi, Sandra.
LC ClassificationsQC981.3 .F74 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4101616M
ISBN 100871917483, 0898122147
LC Control Number80016102

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