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Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in New York .
Written in English


  • Liberty Bell,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJames Francis
SeriesLandmarks of liberty
LC ClassificationsF158.8.I3 .F73 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24886087M
ISBN 109781433963926, 9781433963940
LC Control Number2011025388

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