Our presidents their lives and stories by Nancy J. Skarmeas

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Published by Ideals Publications in Nashville, TN .

Written in English

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  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Quotations.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Pictorial works.

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Includes index.

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Statementby Nancy J. Skarmeas.
GenreBiography., Quotations., Pictorial works.
LC ClassificationsE176.1 .S6 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6788536M
ISBN 100824941993
LC Control Number00047148

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