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2 edition of first book of Switzerland. found in the catalog.

first book of Switzerland.

Sam Epstein

first book of Switzerland.

by Sam Epstein

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Switzerland
    • Subjects:
    • Switzerland -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesThe First books
      ContributionsEpstein, Beryl Williams, 1910- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDQ25 .E6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 p.
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5910446M
      LC Control Number64011911
      OCLC/WorldCa397207

        and it seems the book of DIETER FAHRNI, Outline History of Switzerland (ISBN ) is only available here at the moment I am in the middle of reading this at the moment. So far I have found it quite readable but perhaps a little "light". First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise that provides new books, learning materials, and other essentials to children in need. Since our founding in , First Book has distributed more than million books and educational resources to programs and .

      A concise history of Switzerland / "Despite its position at the heart of Europe and its quintessentially European nature, Switzerland's history is often overlooked within the English-speaking world. This comprehensive and engaging history of Switzerland traces the historical and cultural development of . Book:Switzerland. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This page is currently inactive This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book.

        His latest book, How to be Swiss, was not a reaction to the votes and elections of the past year. (Diccon is quick to remind me of a few rather controversial votes in Switzerland’s recent history.) Instead, the idea was to create a book that is fun to read – yet not necessarily cover to cover. Description: Picture books and stories for younger readers, set in Switzerland.


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