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Julia Alvarez by Jill C. Wheeler

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Published by ABDO Pub. Co. in Edina, Minn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Juvenile literature,
  • Hispanic American women authors,
  • American Authors,
  • Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJill C. Wheeler
SeriesChildren"s authors, Checkerboard biography library, Children"s authors, Checkerboard biography library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3551.L845 Z96 2012
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25138331M
ISBN 101617830453
ISBN 109781617830457
LC Control Number2011009739
OCLC/WorldCa707242229

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