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8 edition of Cuba (True Books) found in the catalog.

Cuba (True Books)

by Christine Petersen

  • 91 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People & Places - Other,
  • People & Places - Central & South America,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Cuba,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9859457M
    ISBN 100516222570
    ISBN 109780516222578
    OCLC/WorldCa44933293

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