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7 edition of The American Family Farm found in the catalog.

The American Family Farm

by Joan Anderson

  • 373 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lifestyles - Farm Life,
  • Lifestyles - Farm Life & Ranch Life,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Social Science / General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Agriculture,
  • Farm life,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorge Ancona (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9904136M
    ISBN 100152014810
    ISBN 109780152014810
    OCLC/WorldCa37969796

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