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Reading Johnny Tremain by Neil Heims

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Boston (Mass.),
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Forbes, Esther. -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Historical fiction, American -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Children"s stories, American -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Literature and the revolution -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Literature and the revolution -- Juvenile literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78) and index.

StatementNeil Heims.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesThe engaged reader
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511.O3495 J6534 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3396902M
ISBN 100791088316
LC Control Number2005009468

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