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3 edition of Congress. found in the catalog.

Congress.

Johnson, Gerald W.

Congress.

by Johnson, Gerald W.

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Congress -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Leonard Everett Fisher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1021 .J6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5877652M
    LC Control Number63007878
    OCLC/WorldCa499948

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