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brief political and geographic history of Asia

Douglas Dillon

brief political and geographic history of Asia

where are Saigon, Kampuchea, and Burma?

by Douglas Dillon

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Published by Mitchell Lane Publishers in Hockessin, Del .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia -- Politics and government -- Juvenile literature,
  • Asia -- Historical geography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Doug Dillon.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesPlaces in time : a kid"s historic guide to the changing names and places in the world
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS33 .D55 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17847237M
    ISBN 109781584156239
    LC Control Number2007000805

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