America as story

historical fiction for middle and secondary schools by Rosemary K. Coffey

Publisher: American Library Association in Chicago

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Edition Notes

StatementRosemary K. Coffey, Elizabeth F. Howard.
ContributionsHoward, Elizabeth Fitzgerald., Howard, Elizabeth Fitzgerald.
LC ClassificationsZ1232 .H68 1997, PS374.H5 .H68 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1003771M
ISBN 100838907024
LC Control Number96043453

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