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Daredevils and Desperadoes

20 Stories from British History (Britannia)

by Geraldine McCaughrean

  • 147 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Orion Children"s Books .
Written in English

  • British & Irish history,
  • Historical figures,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • History - Europe,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Europe

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRichard Brassey (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9517295M
    ISBN 101842550594
    ISBN 109781842550595

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