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7 edition of The Snow Goose found in the catalog.

The Snow Goose

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Published by Knopf Books for Young Readers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Historical Fiction,
  • Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Historical - Military & Wars,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Historical / Military & Wars,
  • Social Issues - Friendship,
  • Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940,
  • Fiction,
  • Geese,
  • Juvenile Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAngela Barrett (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10752219M
    ISBN 100375945601
    ISBN 109780375945601
    OCLC/WorldCa122261556


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