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France, the land and its people
|Statement||[adapted by Dale Gunthorp from the original text by Danielle Lifshitz ; illustrators John Shackell et al.].|
|LC Classifications||DC18 .G86|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2-63 p. :|
|Number of Pages||63|
|LC Control Number||77358243|
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