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The Pageant of South American History by Anne Merriman Peck

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Published by Simon Publications .
Written in English


  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Latin America,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • Latin America - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12307212M
ISBN 101931313520
ISBN 109781931313520

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