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Queen Elizabeth 1 (Brilliant Brits Series)

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Published by Orion Children"s Books .
Written in English


  • British & Irish history,
  • Historical figures,
  • Young Children"s, Early Learning & Special Book Types,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • British Isles,
  • People & Places - Europe,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • History - Europe,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / People & Places / Europe,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Art,
  • 1533-1603.,
  • Biography,
  • Elizabeth,
  • England,
  • I,,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Kings and rulers,
  • Queen of England,,
  • Queens

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8926678M
ISBN 101842552333
ISBN 109781842552339

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