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EAN-139780892216727   EAN-13 barcode 9780892216727
Product NameWilberforce: An Activity Book
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:10.67 inches / Length:8.35 inches / Weight:0.23 pounds / Width:0.08 inches
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Price New0.49 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used1.10 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.09 inches    (convert)
Height10.68 inches    (convert)
Length8.36 inches    (convert)
Weight3.68 ounces    (convert)
AuthorAndrew Edwards And Fleur Thornton
Page Count32
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long DescriptionThis educational and fun activity book and guide for elementary age students is a great start for younger children wanting to learn about the fascinating British abolitionist, William Wilberforce. A great resource for homes and schools alike, this 32 page, fact filled book features word searches, fact boxes, crossword puzzles, and much more. A great way to introduce elementary age students a man who changed his world and ours. It's "edutainment" of the highest quality.
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