In an Egyptian City (Child"s Day)

by Khaled Eldash

Publisher: Benchmark Books (NY)

Written in English
Cover of: In an Egyptian City (Child
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 253
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  • General,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Cairo (Egypt),
  • Social life and customs,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • History,
  • Egypt,
  • Middle East - Egypt,
  • Cairo,
  • 20th century,
  • Children
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8016235M
ISBN 10076141410X
ISBN 109780761414100

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