Growing toward peace by Regina Shekerjian

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Published by Random House in New York .

Written in English

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  • Peace,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United Nations

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Statement[by] Regina Tor [and] Eleanor Roosevelt
LC ClassificationsJX1977.Z8 S53
The Physical Object
Pagination83 p.
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24799603M
LC Control Number60010156

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