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American Frontier (Facts of Life)

Fiona MacDonald

American Frontier (Facts of Life)

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Published by Wayland Pub Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • USA,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMark Bergin (Illustrator), Dave Antran (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9310902M
    ISBN 100750019166
    ISBN 109780750019163
    OCLC/WorldCa43194576


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