Arlington National Cemetery where heroes rest by Bob Temple

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Published by Child"s World in [Chanhassen, Minn.] .

Written in English

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  • Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.),
  • Heroes -- United States -- Juvenile literature.

About the Edition

Introduces the history of our national burial ground and discusses some of the people, particularly those in the American military services, who are buried there.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 32) and index.

Book details

StatementBob Temple.
GenreJuvenile literature.
LC ClassificationsF234.A7 T46 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL51482M
ISBN 101567667589
LC Control Number99057099

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