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War on the home front a play about Molly by Valerie Tripp

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Published by Pleasant Co. Publications in Middleton, WI .
Written in English



  • United States


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Edition Notes

Statement[adapted by Valerie Tripp ; edited by Tamara England and Jeanne Thieme].
SeriesThe American girls collection
ContributionsEngland, Tamara., Thieme, Jeanne., Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
LC ClassificationsPS3570.R545 W3 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1232060M
ISBN 101562471198
LC Control Number94234172

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