World Culture A Global Mosaic by Prentice-Hall

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Published by Pearson Prentice Hall .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

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FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9299204M
ISBN 100138318018
ISBN 109780138318017

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