The Baltic States by Gail Stewart

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Published by Crestwood House, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Baltic States

Subjects:

  • Baltic States -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Baltic States -- History.

About the Edition

Discusses the history and present status of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Gail B. Stewart.
SeriesPlaces in the news
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK502.7 .S84 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1699856M
ISBN 100896867471
LC Control Number92000040
OCLC/WorldCa25247227

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