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People Who Made History - Charles Dickens (paperback edition) (People Who Made History)

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English


  • Dickens, Charles,,
  • Novelists, English,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Biography,
  • General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • English novelists,
  • Reference,
  • History / General,
  • Language, Literature And Biography,
  • 19th century,
  • 1812-1870

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsHarold Maltz (Editor), Miriam Maltz (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7898206M
ISBN 100737716029
ISBN 109780737716023

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