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How our civilization began

Mary Gertrude Kelty

How our civilization began

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Published by Ginn & Company in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • History, Ancient -- Juvenile literature,
  • Middle Ages -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Based on the author"s When history began and The old world beginnings of America.

    Statementby Mary G. Kelty ...
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesThe Tryon and Lingley history series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB57 .K36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 368 p.
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6326581M
    LC Control Number35022329
    OCLC/WorldCa597581


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