Kwanzaa (World of Holidays) by Darwin Walton

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Published by Econo-Clad Books .

Written in English

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  • Holidays & Celebrations - Kwanzaa,
  • Holidays & Festivals - Kwanzaa,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • African Americans,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Kwanzaa,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9869130M
ISBN 100613165225
ISBN 109780613165228

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