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The Great Plague

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Published by Hodder Wayland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history,
  • World history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Health & Daily Living - Diseases,
  • History - Europe,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_HISTORY_JUVENILE LITERATURE,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_HISTORY_STUARTS, 1603-1714,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Europe,
  • PLAGUE,
  • PLAGUE_JUVENILE LITERATURE,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 2,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAll About
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9318784M
    ISBN 100750019344
    ISBN 109780750019347
    OCLC/WorldCa43219544

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