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Indians of the Great Plains

Mira BartГіk

Indians of the Great Plains

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Published by GoodYearBooks in Glenview, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Stencil work -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCecilia Bard Multicultural Library for Peace
    Statement[writing, research, and line illustrations, Mira Bartók].
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesBig world, Ancient and living cultures stencils
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p., 4 leaves of colored stencils :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22861362M
    ISBN 100673361381
    ISBN 109780673361387


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Indians of the Great Plains by Mira BartГіk Download PDF EPUB FB2

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