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A Paradise Called Texas (Texas Trilogy (Eakin Press)) by Janice Jordan Shefelman

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Published by Eakin Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Texas,
  • Immigration and emigration,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • History - General History,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • Emigration and immigration

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8215695M
ISBN 100890155062
ISBN 109780890155066

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