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The 60"s (20th Century Pop Culture)

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English


  • The Arts: General Issues,
  • Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Civilization,
  • United States,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Pop Arts,
  • Popular culture,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Performing Arts - General,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • Social Studies - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • Miscellanea

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8159243M
ISBN 100791060861
ISBN 109780791060865

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