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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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by Isaacson, Walter
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 805-904)
Topics: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790, Statesmen, Scientists, Inventors, Printers, Large type books
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by Howard, Linda, 1950-
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Topics: Mail order brides, Large type books
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by Crystal, David, 1941-
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favorite 14
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [551]-560) and indexes
Topics: English language, English language, English language, English language, English language, English...
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by Connie Mason
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Topics: Pirates -- Fiction., Large type books.
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by Byeway Books (Firm)
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Cover title
Topic: English language
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by Krentz, Jayne Ann
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Topics: Rejection (Psychology), City and town life, Rich people, Revenge, Large type books
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Lighthouse keepers, Large type books
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by Dodd, Christina
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Topics: Orphans, Witnesses, First loves, Ranch life, Mountain life, Large type books
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by Dunn, Carola
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Originally published under title: Toblethorpe Manor
Topics: Amnesia, Large type books
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by Hood-Stewart, Fiona
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Topics: Romance, Fiction, Rich people, Arranged marriage, Large type books
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by Hoag, Tami
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Newspaper woman Elizabeth Stuart tries to overlook the snobby attitude of the citizens of Still Creek, but circumstances take a turn for the worse when she becomes a murder suspect
Topics: Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense,...
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by Macomber, Debbie
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Topics: United States. Navy, Large type books, Love stories
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Americans, Women travelers, Large type books
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by Roberts, Nora
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Originally published in 1989 by Harlequin Books
Topics: Frontier and pioneer life, Apache Indians, Large type books, Apache Indians, Frontier and pioneer...
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by Krentz, Jayne Ann
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Cole Stockton has a will of steel and raw determination to go after what he wants, including Kelsey Murdock. She senses danger about him in the secrets he refuses to share. But when a simple business trip turns into a dangerous survival game, she must trust him to keep them both alive
Topics: Business travel, Secrecy, Large type books
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by Christine Feehan
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Topics: Attempted assassination -- Fiction., Rain forests -- Fiction., Large type books.
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Hotelkeepers, Hotels, Large type books
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by Coulter, Catherine
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"This large print edition, prepared especially for Doubleday Large Print Home Library, contains the complete, unabridged text of the original publisher's edition"--T.p. verso
Topic: Large type books
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by John Katzenbach
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Topics: Psychiatric hospital patients -- Fiction., Nurses -- Crimes against -- Fiction., Psychiatric...
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The continuing saga of the Sherbrooke family. James and Jason Sherbrooke are the identical twin sons of the Earl of Sherbrooke, but they have very different personalities. When the Earl is shot at, his sons work together to find out who is trying to kill their father, and find love along the way
Topics: Romance - Historical, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Historical, Large type books
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by Allen, Louise
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Topic: Large type books
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by Clive Upton
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Topic: English language -- Rhyme -- Dictionaries
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Topics: Picture dictionaries, French., Picture dictionaries, English., French language -- Dictionaries --...
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by Ludlum, Robert, 1927-2001
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Working for United States secret intelligence forces in Europe during the Second World War, Stephen Metcalf undertakes a bold plan for which he must locate and betray a former lover in order to protect free-world interests
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945, Americans, Intelligence officers, Americans,...
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by Putney, Mary Jo
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Hiding mystical powers that assist his efforts to end hostilities between Scotland and England, clan laird Duncan Macrae falls for English widow Gwyneth Owens, whose own latent powers are released when she experiences foreboding visions
Topics: Widows, Large type books, Large type books, Widows
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Topics: English language -- Usage -- Dictionaries., English language -- United States -- Usage --...
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by The Wiggles Pty Ltd.
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"The Wiggles big red car"--Cover
Topics: Alphabet books, English language
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by Mosley, Walter
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"Thorndike Press large print basic"--T.p. verso
Topics: Rawlins, Easy (Fictitious character), Private investigators, African American men, Large type books
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by Johnston, Joan, 1948-
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Topics: Young women, Illegitimate children, Missing persons, Conspiracies, Policewomen, Vendetta, Large...
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by Peterson, Linda H; Brereton, John C
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: College readers, Exposition (Rhetoric), English language, Report writing
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by Bunn, T. Davis, 1952-
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Topics: Life on other planets, Large type books
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by Coulter, Catherine
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Topics: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Sherlock, Lacey (Fictitious character), Savich,...
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by Garlock, Dorothy
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Topics: Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Women travelers, Young women, Large type books, Romantic...
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by Jack Higgins
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Topics: Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Diaries -- Fiction., Johnson, Blake (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,...
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"Published by arrangement with Little, Brown and Company. Originally published in Great Britain by Orion Books"--T.p. verso
Topics: Rebus, Inspector (Fictitious character), Police, Large type books
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by Steel, Danielle
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One night four seemingly unconnected lives intersect: Peter Morgan, released after four long years in prison and vowing to redeem himself in his daughter's eyes; Carl Waters, a convicted murderer set free; Ted Lee, a San Francisco police detective who has been living for his job and falling out of love with his wife; and Fernanda Barnes, a mother of three children, left with debt she cannot repay after the death of her brilliant husband. On the night their lives collide, Fernanda's world is...
Topics: Police, Ex-convicts, Widows, Large type books, Ex-convicts, Large type books, Police, Widows
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by Lee, Quinlan B
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"Nick Jr."--Cover
Topics: Reading, English language, Dora the Explorer (Fictitious character)
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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language, English language
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by Box, C. J
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Topics: Pickett, Joe (Fictitious character), Game wardens, Large type books
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by David Wilton
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Topics: English language -- Etymology, Language and languages -- Folklore
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by Lauraine Snelling
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Topics: Women pioneers -- Fiction., Large type books., Medora (N.D.) -- Fiction.
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by Phillips, Carly
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Detective Kane McDermott, who is investigating Kayla Luck's etiquette school, thinks the case looks cut-and-dried until he sets eyes on Kayla
Topics: Escort services, Police, Large type books, Escort services, Large type books, Police, Large print...
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by Lee, Quinlan B
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"Nick Jr."--Cover
Topics: Reading, English language, Dora the Explorer (Fictitious character)
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by Lee, Quinlan B
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"Nick Jr."--Cover
Topics: Reading, English language, Dora the Explorer (Fictitious character)
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by McMurtry, Larry
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Tasmin and her family find themselves under arrest in Mexican Santa Fe, from which they are led on the terrifying "Dead Man's Walk" to Vera Cruz, while Jim Snow, accompanied by Kit Carson, journeys to New Orleans
Topics: Sagas, Westerns - General, Historical - General, Mcmurtry, Larry - Prose & Criticism, Fiction -...
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by Phillips, Carly
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Hired to protect pampered socialite Grace Montgomery, P.I. Ben Callahan soon has his hands full when Grace decides to explore her seductive wild side, using him as a willing test subject, until she discovers that he is on her father's bankroll
Topics: Children of the rich, Bodyguards, Large type books, Bodyguards, Children of the rich, Large type...
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by Luanne Rice
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Topics: Parent and adult child -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction,...
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by Kingfisher
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"First published in 1993"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, English language
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by García González, José
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Una lista de las expresiones del argot de la lengua inglesa con equivalentes españoles y del pronounciation fonético para hispanohablantes
Topics: Inglés, Inglés, English language, English language
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-312) and index
Topic: English language
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by Wallraff, Barbara
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Topics: English language, English language, English language, English language, Vocabulary, Vocabulary
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by Gaydos, Nora; Sams, B. B
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Topics: Cats, Reading, English language
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by Andreae, Giles, 1966-; Parker-Rees, Guy
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Topic: English language
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by George P. Pelecanos
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Topics: Strange, Derek (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Washington (D.C.) --...
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by Rosa, Alfred F; Eschholz, Paul A
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Includes index
Topics: Language Arts & Disciplines, Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy, Language, Composition...
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by Kolin, Philip C
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, English language, English language, Technical writing, Business writing
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by Patten, Lewis B
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Topics: United States marshals, Cattle drives, Large type books
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The blackbird is flying -- Grade three: The box project -- Becoming Mr. Swope -- Mrs. Duncan -- Write a story, any story -- Which one is Su Jung? -- I do! I do believe in fairies! -- Hunting for stories -- The Christmas spirit -- Courage -- How to kill the parents -- Your child is wonderful -- You don't got no friends -- The little liar -- All that glitters in not gold -- Sugar plum saves the day -- Kindness and doom -- A world without story -- Grade four: The island project -- All about me --...
Topics: Swope, Sam, English language, Children of immigrants
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by Lunsford, Andrea A., 1942-; Ruszkiewicz, John J., 1950-
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Guide for teachers bound in at back
Topics: College readers, English language, Critical thinking, Report writing
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by Reynolds, Nedra; Bizzell, Patricia; Herzberg, Bruce
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Report writing
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by Dictionary Project, Inc
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Introduction -- Parts of speech -- Punctuation -- Guide to the dictionary -- Dictionary -- Weights and measures -- Longest word in the world -- Periodic table of the elements -- Multiplication table -- Roman numerals -- American flag -- Civics lesson -- Declaration of Independence -- Constitution including amendments -- Biographies of the U. S. Presidents -- Fifty United States -- Maps of the world -- Facts about countries -- Muslim, Gregorian, and Hebrew calendars -- Planets -- Sign language...
Topics: English language, Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
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by Kandel, Susan, 1961-
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Topics: Women biographers, Large type books
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by Straub, Peter, 1943-
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Topics: Suicide victims, Abandoned houses, Mothers, Teenage boys, Crime scenes, Girls, Large type books
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by Odell, Lee, 1940-; Katz, Susan M
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Visual communication, Report writing, College readers
"With academic material for AP exams, gifted and talented education, English language learners, recitals and slams, vocabulary enrichment & all English classes teaching poetry."
Topics: Poetry, English language, Hip-hop
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by Lea, Christine. Oxford colour Spanish dictionary; Oxford University Press
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Rev. ed. of: The Oxford colour Spanish dictionary / Christine Lea
Topics: Spanish language, English language
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by Smith, Debra White
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Topics: Americans, African American families, Ocean travel, Courtship, Large type books
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Bush, Laura Welch, 1946-, Large type books, Presidents' spouses
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by Brennan, Patricia; Rigby Education (Firm)
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The reader matches a simple sketch to find animals hidden in their natural habitat
Topics: Picture puzzles, Camouflage (Biology), Animals, Visual perception, English language
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by Spencer-Fleming, Julia
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Award winning author Julia Spencer-Fleming does it again in this third mystery featuring Rev. Clare Fergusson and Sheriff Russ Van Alstyne in the small town of Millers Kill, N.Y. As the small town's gossip increasingly speculates about the Rev.'s ambigous relationship with the married Sheriff, a more urgent problem is the disappearance of the doctor of Millers Kill's free clinic, a town institution with roots in events from the 20s and 30s. Digging into the roots of these disturbing happenings,...
Topics: Fergusson, Clare (Fictitious character), Van Alstyne, Russ (Fictitious character), Physicians,...
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by Heling, Kathryn; Hembrook, Deborah; Joseph, Patrick, 1961- ill
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"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: English language, Mice, Vocabulary, Mice
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by Unknown Author
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Revised and updated, with thousands of contemporary technical, political, and business terms.-- Cover
Topics: Spanish language, English language, Spanish language, English language, Spanish language, Spanish...
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by Tapply, William G
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Published in 2004 by arrangement with The Lyons Press, an imprint of the Globe Pequot Press, Inc
Topics: Fishing guides, Amnesia, Large type books, Calhoun, Stoney (Fictitious character)
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by Alden, Isabella Macdonald, 1841-1930
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Topics: Young women, Large type books
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by Spark, Muriel
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Topics: Teacher-student relationships, Teenage boys, Creative writing, Schools, Married people, Large type...