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

Subjects:

  • Vitamins in human nutrition -- Juvenile literature,
  • Minerals in human nutrition -- Juvenile literature,
  • Vitamins,
  • Minerals in nutrition,
  • Nutrition

Book details:

About the Edition

Introduces the major vitamins and minerals found in various foods, and discusses them in relation to nutrition and healthy eating.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 44) and index.

Statementby Joan Kalbacken.
SeriesA true book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP771 .K35 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL662734M
ISBN 10051620758X
LC Control Number97008231

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