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Toward modern America

Mabel Snedaker

Toward modern America

by Mabel Snedaker

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Published by Winston in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mabel Snedaker [and] Maxine Dunfee. Illustrated by John C. Wonsetler.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesThe Winston social studies series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.3 .S66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination437 p.
      Number of Pages437
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6090181M
      LC Control Number51006255
      OCLC/WorldCa12931284

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