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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 Balkwill, Frances R; Rolph, Mic
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Originally published as: The egg and sperm race. Great Britain : Collins, ©1996
Topics: Science/Mathematics, Physiology, Human body, Science, Children's 9-12 - Science, FICTION - LITERARY...
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by Christopher, Matt; Ramsey, Marcy Dunn
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Bill Bailey achieves his goal - to pitch for his Little League baseball team. Grades 3-5
Topics: Social Situations - General, Christopher, Matt, Juvenile Literature, Children's 9-12 - Fiction -...
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by Cline-Ransome, Lesa; Graham, Dion; Ransome, James, ill; Kubie, Chris; Live Oak Media (Firm)
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Read by Dion Graham
Topics: Children's Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction, Juvenile literature, Biography & Autobiography - Sports...
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by Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321; Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957, translator; Reynolds, Barbara, 1914- translator
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Translation of Divina commedia
Topics: Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321, Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321, Inferno (Dante Alighieri), Purgatorio...
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by Darrell, Margery, comp; Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, illus
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Darrell, M. Arthur Rackham.--Irving, W. Rip Van Winkle.--The Brothers Grimm. Seven fairy tales.--Carroll, L. Alice's adventures in Wonderland.--Lamb, C. and M. Three tales from Shakespeare.--Dickens, C. A Christmas carol.--Aesop. Fables.--Barrie, J. M. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Topics: Children's literature, Literature, Fairy tales
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by Dennis, Everette E; Rivers, William L., joint author
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Bibliography: p. 209-214
Topics: Journalism, Reportage literature, American, Journalisme, History of communications, Working class...
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by Fleischner, Jennifer; Reim, Melanie, illustrator
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-92) and index
Topics: Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Biography, Fugitive slaves, Biography & Autobiography - People of...
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by Frith, Michael K; Crawford, Mel; Rowan, Charles, 1933-; Children's Television Workshop
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"Created in cooperation with the Children's Television Workshop, producers of Sesame Street."
Topics: Children's literature, American, Literature, Alphabet, Counting
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by Garza, Carmen Lomas; Rohmer, Harriet; Zubizarreta, Rosa (Rosalma)
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The author describes, in bilingual text and illustrations, her experiences growing up in a Hispanic community in Texas
Topics: People & Places - United States - Hispanic/Latino, Social life and customs, Juvenile...
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by Hunt, David; Nguyen, Long (Long B.); Rodgers, Matthew (Matthew E.)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Patent searching, Patent literature
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by Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637; Redwine, James D., ed
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Bibliography: p. 197
Topics: Jonson, Ben, Literature, Literaturkritik, Quelle
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by Knickerbocker, K. L. (Kenneth Leslie); Reninger, Harry Willard, 1900- joint ed
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Topic: Literature
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by Lawrence, Karen, 1949-; Seifter, Betsy; Ratner, Lois
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"McGraw-Hill paperbacks"--V. 2, cover
Topic: English literature
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by Lawton, H. W. (Harold Walter); Ireson, J. C., ed; MacFarlane, Ian Dalrymple, ed; Rees, Garnet, ed
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: French literature, Aufsatzsammlung, Literatur
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by Longinotto, Kim; Rosenthall, Joanna
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"Paperback original"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Fiction anthologies & collections, Modern fiction, Short stories, Short Story, Women In...
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by Magill, C. P; Robertson, John George, 1867-1933. Literature of Germany
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"This book replaces and continues J.G. Robertson's The literature of Germany."
Topics: German literature, Littérature allemande
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by Maslowski, Stephen; Richardson, Adele, 1966-; Maslowski Wildlife Photography
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Focuses on the activities of various kinds of birds which remain in the northern areas during the winter including their search for food and use of feathers for warmth
Topics: Birds & Birdwatching - General, General, Children's All Ages - Nature, Birds, Juvenile...
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by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-; Rankin, Laura
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In three separate stories, children help adults solve problems related to food, first by saving a restaurant from being shut down, second by untangling a mess in a spaghetti factory, and finally by selling donuts to raise funds for a stolen car
Topics: Children's stories, American, Food, Helping behavior, Conduct of life
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Anthology of writings of journalists who served as visiting McGraw Professors in Writing and Ferris Professors of Journalism at Princeton University, 1963-1999
Topics: General & Literary Fiction, Reference, Literary Collections, Literature - Classics / Criticism,...
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by Moost, Nele; Rudolph, Annet, ill
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After tricking the other animals out of their favorite things, Raven decides that he would rather have friends
Topics: Animals, Sharing, Conduct of life
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by Mowat, Farley; Thomas, Wendy, 1942-; Row, Richard
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Beginnings -- A note about names -- Angus and boats -- Moving west -- The coming of Mutt -- Mutt's early days -- Mutt goes fishing -- Battle tactics -- Vignettes of travel -- April passage -- Discovering the others -- Saskatoon, 1935 -- Wol and Weeps -- The family lupine -- The whale -- Peter and the birds -- On the water -- In the Arctic -- On the salt seas -- The young naturalist -- The young writer
Topics: Literary Criticism, Siberia (Russia), English Canadian Prose, Literature - Classics / Criticism,...
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by Murphy, Barbara Thrash; Rollock, Barbara. Black authors and illustrators of children's books
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Rev. ed. of: Black authors and illustrators of children's books / Barbara Rollock. 2nd ed. 1992
Topics: Literature, Children's literature, American literature, Children's literature, American, Children's...
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by R. F. Symes
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Topics: Crystals -- Juvenile literature., Crystallography -- Juvenile literature., Precious stones --...
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by Raatma, Lucia
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Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Topics: Juvenile Nonfiction, Telephone, History, Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology,...
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Star trek (Television program), Conduct of life, Heroes, Typology (Psychology), Self-actualization...
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by Rabinowitz, Nancy Sorkin
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xii, 246 p
Topics: Euripides -- Characters -- Women, Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism, Mythology, Greek...
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by Rachel Rutledge
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Topics: Women basketball players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Basketball for women -- Juvenile...
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xii, 256 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Histories, Historical drama, English -- History and criticism,...
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by Rad, Gerhard von, 1901-1971
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Translation of Weisheit in Israel
Topic: Wisdom literature
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by Radandt, Friedhelm
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209 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: German literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism, German literature, Deutsch, Literatur,...
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by Radford, Ruby Lorraine, 1891-
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96 pages : 22 cm
Topics: Inventors -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Inventors, Inventors, United States
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by Radhakrishnan, Anand; Leong, Lydia
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An overview of Malaysia that includes information on geography, history, government, language, culture, and current issues
Topics: Multicultural Studies (Young Adult), Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 People &...
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by Raffo, Dave; Seiden, Art, illustrator
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"An Arvid Knudsen book."
Topics: Juvenile literature, Juvenile Sports, Children's 9-12 - Sports / Recreation / Outdoors, Children:...
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by Raines, Shirley C; Canady, Robert J
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Early childhood education, Children's literature, Teaching, Children
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by Raintree Publishers
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Translation of: Le Grandi civiltà dell'Asia
Topics: Asia -- History -- Juvenile literature., Australia -- History -- Juvenile literature., Oceania --...
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x, 359 p
Topics: English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc, English literature --...
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by Ralph C. Wood
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Topics: Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973., Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973 -- Religion., Christianity and literature...
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by Ralph Helfer
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Topics: Gunterstein, Bram -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature, Modoc (Elephant) -- Juvenile...
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by Ramirez, Luz Elena
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xvii, 430 p. ; 24 cm
Topic: American literature -- Hispanic American authors -- Encyclopedias
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by Randall, Margaret, 1936-; Alexander, Floyce
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Topics: Authors, Nicaraguan, Revolutionaries, Nicaraguan literature
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by Randel McGee
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Topics: Halloween decorations -- Juvenile literature, Paper work -- Juvenile literature
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by Randy Schultz
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Topics: Nixon, Richard M. 1913- -- Juvenile literature., Nixon, Richard M. 1913-, Presidents -- United...
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by Rankin, Arthur C; Smith, Stevie, 1902-1971
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Smith, Stevie, 1902-1971, Women and literature
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by Rappaport, Herbert
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-209) and index
Topics: Time, Conduct of life, Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy, Time Perception
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by Rappoport, Ken
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Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Topics: Juvenile Nonfiction, Sports & Recreation - Baseball, Dominican Americans, Biography &...
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by Rath, Tom, 1975-
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Packet inserted on p. [3] of cover contains card with access code to the StrengthsFinder 2.0 assessment, program, and website
Topics: Executive ability, Ability, Performance, Success in business, Conduct of life
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by Rau, Zachary
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volumes : 19 cm
Topics: Time travel -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction, Characters in literature -- Comic...
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by Rauzon, Mark J
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47 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Parrots -- Juvenile literature, Parrots, Parrots, Parrots
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by Ray, Paul C
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xi, 331 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism, Surrealism (Literature) -- Great...
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Includes index
Topics: Self-actualization (Psychology), Conduct of life
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by Raymond Bial
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Topics: Soybean -- Juvenile literature, Soybean products -- Juvenile literature
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by Rayner, Matthew; Burton, Jane, illustrator
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Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Topics: Rabbits, Juvenile literature, Children's Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children:...
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"A Karen and Michael Braziller Book."
Topics: Essays, journals, letters & other prose works, Women's health, Women's Health - Breast Care,...
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by Read, Miss
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Topics: Christmas, English literature
An illustrated collection of true and fictional anecdotes, stories, and reminiscences by well-known children's authors and illustrators about books and the experience of reading
Topics: Children, Authors, American, Illustrators, Children's literature, Books and reading, Books and...
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by Reading, Susan
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62 pages : 27 cm
Topics: Desert plants -- Juvenile literature, Desert ecology -- Juvenile literature, Desert plants, Desert...
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Careers, Children's 4-8 - Careers, Juvenile literature, Occupations, Police, United States,...
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by Rebecca Carter
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Topics: Handicrafts, Papercrafts, Crafts / Hobbies, Crafts & Hobbies, Scrapbooks, Memory Books,...
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by Rebecca L. Grambo
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Topics: Eagles -- Juvenile literature., Eagles.
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by Rebecca Wingard-Nelson
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Topics: Ratio and proportion -- Juvenile literature, Percentage -- Juvenile literature
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xviii, 276 p. : 24 cm
Topics: European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism, Rhetoric -- History
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-242)
Topics: Spiritual life, Conduct of life, Self-realization, Millennialism
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by Rediger, Pat, 1966-
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Includes index
Topics: African American authors, Authors, American, African Americans, African Americans in literature,...
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by Reece, Gordon
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Longing to hide from the world after the trauma of her parents' divorce and the terrible bullying inflicted on her in school, teenaged Shelley moves with her timid mother to a remote cottage in the English countryside where all goes well, until an intruder invades their reclusive life and nothing is ever the same again
Topics: Assertiveness (Psychology), Mothers and daughters, Conduct of life, Bullying, Crime
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by Reed, Arthea J. S; International Reading Association
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-117)
Topics: Teenagers, Preteens, Reading, Young adult literature, Children's literature
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x, 115 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Marine World/Africa USA -- Juvenile literature, Marine World/Africa USA, Sea lions -- Training --...
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by Reed, Jeffrey G., 1948-; Baxter, Pam M., 1955-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Psychological literature, Psychology, Psychology, Psychologie, Psychologie, Bibliothèques,...
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by Rees, Rosemary, 1942-
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Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index
Topics: To 221 B.C, Juvenile Nonfiction, Civilization, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction, Children:...
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Children's literature, English, Didactic literature, English, English literature, English literature
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by Regalado García, Antonio, 1932- comp; Keller, Gary D., joint compiler; Kerr, Susan, joint compiler
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"Collection of ... essays, short stories, poetry, and drama."
Topic: Spanish literature
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by Reich, Charles A
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Topics: Reich, Charles A, Conduct of life, Lawyers
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by Reich, Charles A
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Topics: Reich, Charles A, Conduct of life, Lawyers
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by Reichman, Henry, 1947-; American Library Association
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-211) and index
Topics: School libraries, School libraries, School libraries, Education, Student publications, Children's...
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by Reid, Clyde H
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Topic: Conduct of life
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Includes bibliographical references (page 47)
Topics: Juvenile literature, Children: Grades 1-2, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's Books/Ages 9-12...