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Americans of South American heritage

Karen Schweitzer

Americans of South American heritage

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Published by Mason Crest Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hispanic Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Successful people -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKaren Schweitzer.
    GenreBiography, Juvenile literature.
    SeriesSuccessful Americans
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.S75 S285 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22560773M
    ISBN 109781422205266, 9781422208618
    LC Control Number2008042823


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