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The Library of Author Biographies

Michael A. Sommers

The Library of Author Biographies

by Michael A. Sommers

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Published by PowerKids Press .
Written in English


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FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL11643361M
ISBN 101404202226
ISBN 109781404202221

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