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6 edition of Looking at Spain (Looking at Countries) found in the catalog.

Looking at Spain (Looking at Countries)

by Jillian Powell

  • 236 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Multicultural Studies,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • People & Places - Europe,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Spain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11513706M
    ISBN 100836876792
    ISBN 109780836876796
    OCLC/WorldCa74459018

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    HOMAGE TO CATALONIA ( pp.)— George Orwell — Harcourt, Brace ($). In December , a year-old Englishman named Eric Blair arrived in Barcelona to have a look at Spain's civil war and write some pieces about it. Spain by Powell, Jillian. Franklin Watts. Used - Good. Ships from UK in 48 hours or less usually same day. Your purchase helps support the African Children's Educational Trust A-CET. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. % money back guarantee. We are a world class secondhand bookstore based in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom and specialize in high quality.


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