The Czech Americans by Stephanie Saxon-Ford

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .

Written in English

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  • Czech Americans -- Juvenile literature.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index.

Book details

StatementStephanie Saxon-Ford.
SeriesImmigrant experience
LC ClassificationsE184.B67 S23 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL359588M
ISBN 100791050521, 0791050548
LC Control Number98019608

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