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5 edition of Contemporary American Success Stories found in the catalog.

Contemporary American Success Stories

Famous People of Asian Ancestrysamuel I. Hayakawa; Vivian Kim; Isamu Noguc Hi; Ida Chen; Michael Chang (A Mitchell Lane Multicultural Biography Series)

by Barbara J. Marvis

  • 263 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Mitchell Lane Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic Cultures - General,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Biography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Asian Americans,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages5
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8700045M
    ISBN 101883845084
    ISBN 109781883845087

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