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Japanese Mythology (Mythology Around the World)

by Judith Levin

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Published by Rosen Central .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Folk Tales / Mythology / Fables,
  • Juvenile Multicultural Studies,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Curiosities & Wonders,
  • Social Science - Folklore & Mythology,
  • People & Places - Asia,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mythology, Japanese

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11643430M
    ISBN 101404207368
    ISBN 109781404207363
    OCLC/WorldCa62533824

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