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2 edition of Follett picture-stories of industry: coal found in the catalog.

Follett picture-stories of industry: coal

Linton J. Keith

Follett picture-stories of industry: coal

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Published by Follett publishing company in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Linton J. Keith.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.K13 Fd
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 40 p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6364278M
    LC Control Number38000927
    OCLC/WorldCa6807418


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