Indian tales that teach by Gary Huff

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Published by YMCA of the USA in Champaign, IL .

Written in English

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  • Indians of North America -- Folklore.

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StatementGary Huff.
LC ClassificationsE98.F6 H82 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 75 p. :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1956095M
ISBN 10087322129X
LC Control Number90184685

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