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Hostage to War

A True Story

by Tatjana Wassiljewa

  • 111 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Sagebrush Education Resources .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnna Trenter (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9791458M
    ISBN 100613228707
    ISBN 109780613228701

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