Northern Europe (Cultures and Costumes)

Cover of: Northern Europe (Cultures and Costumes) | Emma Fischel

Published by Mason Crest Publishers .

Written in English

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  • Dress & costume,
  • Human geography / peoples of the world,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia,
  • People & Places - Europe,
  • Clothing and dress,
  • Europe, Northern,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Social life and customs

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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12370631M
ISBN 101590844394
ISBN 109781590844397

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