History of the World Cup

by Michael Archer

Publisher: Hamlyn in London, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 93 Downloads: 874
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Ill. on lining papers.

Statement[by] Michael Archer.
LC ClassificationsGV943.49 .A72
The Physical Object
Pagination4-93 p. :
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4474834M
ISBN 10060039400X
LC Control Number79302275

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How does this resource excite and engage children's learning. This lovely eBook is a must have resource for this years World Cup. ; Twinkl» Key Stage 5/5(1). Het WK in Brazilie was fantastisch!

Er vielen schitterende goals, waarvan we de mooisten hebben nagetekend in een flipbook. STABILO wil alle teams bedanken voor een top WK en we feliciteren.

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