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5 edition of Promoting world understanding through literature, K-8 found in the catalog.

Promoting world understanding through literature, K-8

by Mary C. Austin

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Published by Libraries Unlimited in Littleton, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- United States -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • Minorities -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Ethnic relations -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • Race relations -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • United States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • United States -- Race relations -- Bibliography.,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementMary C. Austin, Esther C. Jenkins.
      ContributionsJenkins, Esther C., 1910-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1361.E4 A93 1983, E184.A1 A93 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 266 p. ;
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3179638M
      ISBN 100872873560
      LC Control Number83022229
      OCLC/WorldCa10100909

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