Mardi Gras (Best Holiday Books)

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Published by Enslow Elementary .

Written in English

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  • People & Places - United States,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Holidays & Celebrations - Other, Nonreligious,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • United States,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology,
  • Mardi Gras,
  • Holidays & Celebrations - Other, Religious,
  • Carnival

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8249839M
ISBN 100894908197
ISBN 109780894908194

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