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Exploration and conquest the Americas after Columbus, 1500-1620 by Betsy Maestro

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • America

Subjects:

  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature,
  • America -- History -- To 1810 -- Juvenile literature,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration,
  • America -- History -- To 1810

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Betsy and Giulio Maestro.
ContributionsMaestro, Giulio, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE121 .M27 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1436378M
ISBN 100688092675, 0688092683
LC Control Number93048618

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