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10 edition of Wild LA found in the catalog.

Wild LA

A Celebration of the Natural Areas in and Around the City

by James Lawrence

  • 208 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Sierra Club Books, Greenwillow Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • NATURAL HISTORY, COUNTRY LIFE & PETS,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Subjects & Themes - Landscapes,
  • Nature,
  • Scenic Photo Collections,
  • Photography,
  • Photo Essays,
  • California,
  • Ecology,
  • Subjects & Themes - Plants & Animals,
  • Nature / General,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • Los Angeles Region,
  • Natural History,
  • Natural areas,
  • Pictorial works

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8752529M
    ISBN 10157805074X
    ISBN 109781578050741

    --Los Angeles Times Book Review "It may be nonfiction, but Into the Wild is a mystery of the highest order." --Entertainment Weekly-- Read more. Customers who bought this item also bought these digital items. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. /5(K). We stayed at Hotel-Pension Wild, just one night, after long way from China and it was nice. Nice location, at city center (between 2 subway station, different lines), so you can easily reached from airport ant to the beauties of the city, most beauties on walking distance/10(K).


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