The World through Children"s Books

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Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .

Written in English

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  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • Children"s literature studies: general,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • History and criticism,
  • Children,
  • Reference,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Library & Information Science,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Books and reading,
  • Children"s Literature - General,
  • Bibliography,
  • Children"s literature

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7996612M
ISBN 100810841983
ISBN 109780810841987

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