Native Peoples (Deep in the Amazon)



Publisher: Benchmark Books (NY)

Written in English
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Published: Pages: 64 Downloads: 291
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Subjects:

  • Juvenile literature,
  • Indians of South America,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • General,
  • Amazon River Valley,
  • Ethnology
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8016119M
ISBN 100761411283
ISBN 109780761411284

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