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The land and people of Spain

by Dorothy Loder

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPortraits of the nations series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDP68 .L63
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p.
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24764840M
    LC Control Number55010651
    OCLC/WorldCa398067

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