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Life In A Greek Temple (Picture the Past) by Jane Shuter

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  • People & Places - Europe,
  • Temples,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Religion,
  • Religion,
  • Readers - Beginner,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Antiquities & Archaeology,
  • History - Ancient,
  • Greece

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9581935M
ISBN 101403464421
ISBN 109781403464422

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