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8 edition of Our U.S. Capitol (American Symbols) found in the catalog.

Our U.S. Capitol (American Symbols)

by Mary Firestone

  • 208 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Picture Window Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History - United States/Symbols, Monuments, Etc,
  • Social Science - Politics & Government,
  • History - United States/General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Buildings, structures, etc,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.),
  • Children: Grades 1-2

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMatthew Skeens (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11649327M
    ISBN 101404837191
    ISBN 109781404837195
    OCLC/WorldCa83608391

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