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Children and War World War II by Robin Cross

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10859124M
ISBN 100756759684
ISBN 109780756759681

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