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Published by Marshall Cavendish in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • French Americans -- Juvenile literature.,
  • French Americans.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index.

Statementby Amy Stone.
SeriesCultures of America
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.F8 S76 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1121350M
ISBN 100761401504, 0761401555
LC Control Number94048111

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