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6 edition of That country called Virginia found in the catalog.

That country called Virginia

by Lena Barksdale

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Virginia -- History -- Juvenile literature,
    • Virginia -- History

    • About the Edition

      A young people"s history of the state named for Elizabeth, the Virgin Queen where Jamestown, the first successful settlement in America, was situated.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Lena Barksdale, illustrated by Harry Roth.
      ContributionsRoth, Harry, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF226 .B37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination234 p.
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6483873M
      LC Control Number45007394

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