Mount Rushmore (Building America (Blackbirch Paperback)) by Craig A. Doherty

Cover of: Mount Rushmore (Building America (Blackbirch Paperback)) | Craig A. Doherty

Published by Blackbirch Press .

Written in English

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  • Mount Rushmore National Memorial (S.D.),
  • Social Science - General,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Nature,
  • National monuments,
  • Mount Rushmore National Memori,
  • General,
  • Borglum, Gutzon,,
  • 1867-1941

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9870783M
ISBN 101567115462
ISBN 109781567115468

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