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A child"s eye view of history

discover history through the experiences of children from the past

by Fiona Macdonald

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesHistory
    Statementwritten by Fiona Macdonald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD20 .M25 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. :
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL664907M
    ISBN 100689813783
    LC Control Number97010507
    OCLC/WorldCa36640698

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