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An illustrated history of the Big Apple

Author: Richard Platt; Manuela Cappon
Publisher: London : Kingfisher Books Ltd, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Tells the story of the Big Apple from its native American origins onwards, including the arrival of European settlers, the growth of trade, immigration, and great feats of engineering such as the Brooklyn Bridge. This book also explores the major events in world history, such as the Revolutionary War and the Wall Street Crash.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Platt; Manuela Cappon
ISBN: 9780753419113 0753419114
OCLC Number: 852006417
Language Note: English.
Target Audience: Children's (6-12).
Description: 48 pages, color illustrations ; 31 x 24 cm
Responsibility: Richard Platt ; Illustrated by Manuela Cappon.

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