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20th-century American heroes

a thematic approach to cultural awareness

by Shirley Cook

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Published by Incentive Publications in Nashville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Heroes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Women heroes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Biography -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Cultural awareness -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Biography as a literary form.,
    • Curriculum planning.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTwentieth-century American heroes.
      Statementby Shirley Cook.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesKids" stuff
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT217 .C66 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1751246M
      ISBN 100865302596
      LC Control Number92074232
      OCLC/WorldCa28112528

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