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STORY OF COLIN POWELL AND BENJAMIN DAVIS

Katherine A. Applegate

STORY OF COLIN POWELL AND BENJAMIN DAVIS

by Katherine A. Applegate

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Published by Yearling .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesDell Yearling Biography
The Physical Object
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7521011M
ISBN 100440405955
ISBN 109780440405955

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