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Thomas Jefferson

great American

by Matt Doeden

  • 181 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Capstone Press in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Matt Doeden ; illustrated by Gordon Purcell and Terry Beatty.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesGraphic library.
      ContributionsPurcell, Gordon, ill., Beatty, Terry, ill.
      LC ClassificationsE332.79 .D64 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3415033M
      ISBN 100736854886
      ISBN 109780736854887
      LC Control Number2005031211

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