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6 edition of The 1940s found in the catalog.

The 1940s


by Dorothy Hoobler

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Millbrook Press in Brookfield, Conn .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In 1944 Gabriella, Esther, and other young people see the impact of World War II on their lives in the United States.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesSecrets
      Statementby Dorothy and Tom Hoobler.
      GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
      SeriesThe century kids
      ContributionsHoobler, Thomas.
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H76227 Aaa5 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785906M
      ISBN 100761316043
      LC Control Number00040199

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