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Famous mysteries

Famous mysteries

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Published by World & Whitman in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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Statementwritten by Brenda Apsley... [et al.].
ContributionsApsley, Brenda.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21386370M
ISBN 10072350833X
OCLC/WorldCa221791616

Well-illustrated book summarizing famous mysteries/controversies, for kids/teens, comes in a silver cover/box? I bought this book from a museum gift shop in Chicago in .


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