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Earthquake Alaska, 1964

Earthquake Alaska, 1964

[Level U, on level]

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Earthquakes,
  • Alaska Earthquake, Alaska, 1964,
  • Reading (Elementary)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Becky Cheston, illustrated by Cedric Lucas
    SeriesHoughton Mifflin Leveled Readers -- Grade 5, Level U, on level.
    ContributionsLucas, Cedric, ill, Houghton Mifflin Company
    The Physical Object
    FormatBraille
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24936099M
    ISBN 100618294783
    OCLC/WorldCa56725072

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