America"s Children

Real-Life Stories and Poems About Children, Past and Present by Linda Etkin

Publisher: Random House

Written in English
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  • United States - General,
  • Juvenile Social Science (General),
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children,
  • Children"s writings,
  • Children"s writings, American,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10354980M
ISBN 100307658767
ISBN 109780307658760

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