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The Fourth of July story.

  • 32 Pages
  • 4.69 MB
  • English
Scribner , New York
United States, Fourth of July -- Juvenile literature, Fourth of July, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775


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About the Edition

Tells how the thirteen colonies united in the desire for independence, selected Thomas Jefferson to write the Declaration of Independence and carried the news of independence across the colonial settlements.

StatementIllustrated by Marie Nonnast.
ContributionsNonnast, Marie, illus.
LC ClassificationsE221 .D14
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6197819M
LC Control Number56006138

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