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Author: Claudia Zaslavsky; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Crowell, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Describes how finger counting is used for communication of price and quantity in an East African market place.
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Genre/Form: Periodicals
Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claudia Zaslavsky; Jerry Pinkney
ISBN: 069003864X 9780690038644 0690038658 9780690038651
OCLC Number: 4195140
Awards: Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1981.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Claudia Zaslavsky ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.

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Describes how finger counting is used for communication of price and quantity in an East African market place.

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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/881354<\/a>> # Counting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Counting<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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