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What do we know about the Amazonian Indians?

Anna Lewington

What do we know about the Amazonian Indians?

by Anna Lewington

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Published by Simon & Schuster Young Books in Hemel Hempstead .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of South America -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Indians of South America -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmazonian Indians
    StatementAnna Lewington ; [illustrator: Ian Thompson].
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsThompson, Ian.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p. :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21326988M
    ISBN 100750013222

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