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The Alamo The Fight over Texas (Proud Heritage-the Hispanic Library) by Ann Gaines

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Published by Child"s World .
Written in English


  • Siege, 1836,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Social Science - General,
  • People & Places - United States,
  • History - United States/General,
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8687175M
ISBN 101567661734
ISBN 109781567661736

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