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History Encyclopedia

Ida Chittum

History Encyclopedia

by Ida Chittum

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Published by Rand McNally & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Reference,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFranz Altschuler (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7771564M
    ISBN 100528821660
    ISBN 109780528821660

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