Laura Bush (First Ladies)

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Published by Checkerboard Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Juvenile Political Science,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Women,
  • (George Walker),,
  • 1946-,
  • Biography,
  • Bush, George W.,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Presidents" spouses,
  • United States

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12500713M
ISBN 101599287919
ISBN 109781599287911
OCLC/WorldCa85892344

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