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 The Box Turtle Manual (The Herpetocultural Library. Series 300)
        Philippe De Vosjoli, et al / Paperback / Published 1996

Box Turtles (Basic Domestic Reptile & Amphibian Library)

        Jordan Patterson / Library Binding / Published 1998

Box Turtles : Keeping & Breeding Them in Captivity
Jordan Patterson / Paperback / Published 1995 
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Turtles and Tortoises (Complete Idiot's Guide To...)
        Liz Palika / Paperback / Published 1998 
Complete Introduction to Turtles and Terrapins
Jo Cobb / Paperback / Published 1987 
Cooters, Sliders & Painted Turtles
        Jerry G. Walls / Paperback / Published 1996

Encyclopedia of Turtles

        Peter C. H. Pritchard / Hardcover / Published 1980

Frogs Swallow With Their Eyes! : Weird Facts About Frogs, Snakes, Turtles, & Lizards : A Weird-But-True Book (Strange World)
        Melvin Berger, et al / Paperback / Published 1997 

Frogs, Toads, and Turtles (Take-Along Guide)
Diane L. Burns, Linda Garrow (Illustrator) / Paperback / Published 1997

Handbook of Turtles : The Turtles of the United States, Canada, and Baja California (Comstock Classic Handbooks)

       Archie Fairly Carr, J. Whitfield Gibbons / Paperback / Published 1995 
My Little Book of Painted Turtles
Hope Irvin Marston, Maria Magdalena Brown (Illustrator) / Paperback / Published 1996
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The Proper Care of Turtles
John Coborn / Hardcover / Published 1994 
Red Eared Slider Turtles
Patterson, Jordan Patterson / Paperback / Published 1995 
Reptiles : A Look Inside Series
June Chatfield, et al / Hardcover / Published 1995 
Tortoises (Basic Domestic Reptile & Amphibian Library)
Jerry G. Walls / Library Binding / Published 1998
The Turtle : An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet (Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet) ~
Lenny Flank / Hardcover / Published 1997 
Turtle : Portable Pets (Portable Pets)
Lorella Rizzatti(Illustrator), Rossana Papagni / Hardcover / Published 1998 
Turtles (Junior Pet Care)
Zuza Vrbova, et al / Library Binding / Published 1998 
Turtles (Perfect Pets , No 1)
Susan Schafer / Library Binding / Published 1998
Turtles : How to Take Care of Them and Understand Them
Hartmut Wilke / Paperback / Published 1991 
Turtles : Keeping & Breeding Them in Captivity
John Coborn / Paperback / Published 1997 
Turtles : Life in a Shell (Animals in Order)
Sara Swan Miller, Sara Swan-Miller / School & Library Binding / Published 1999 
Turtles and Tortoises : Caring for Them, Feeding Them, Understanding Them (Family Pet Series) 
       Hartmut Wilke, M. Heimter / Hardcover / Published 1998 
Turtles and Tortoises : Everything About Selection, Care, Nutrition, Breeding, and Behavior (Complete Pet Owner's Manual)
Richard D. Bartlett, et al / Paperback / Published 1996 
Turtles As a Hobby
Will P. Mara, et al / Paperback / Published 1994

Turtles As a New Pet

        A. David / Paperback / Published 1990

Turtles in the Terrarium
        Gerhard Mueller, Gerhard Muller / Hardcover / Published 1998

Turtles of the United States and Canada
Carl H. Ernst, et al / Hardcover / Published 1994 
Turtles of the World 
Carl H. Ernst, Roger W. Barbour (Contributor) / Paperback / Published 1992 
Turtles Today : A Complete and Up-To-Date Guide (Basic Domestic Pet Library) 
       John Coborn / Library Binding / Published 1997


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