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The Greeks

Leaders in Democracy (Reece, Katherine E., Ancient Civilizations)
  • 48 Pages
  • 1.94 MB
  • English
Rourke Publishing
To 146 B.C., Juvenile literature, Greece, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction, Children: Grades 4-6, To 146 B.C, History - Ancient, Civiliz
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8880406M
ISBN 101595155066
ISBN 139781595155061

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