Life in a Castle (Medieval World) by Kay Eastwood

Cover of: Life in a Castle (Medieval World) | Kay Eastwood

Published by Tandem Library .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History - Medieval,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology,
  • Social Studies - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9615835M
ISBN 100613950402
ISBN 109780613950404

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