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Published by Childrens Pr .
Written in English


  • Siege, 1836,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - General,
  • History - United States/General,
  • Alamo,
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.),
  • Juvenile literature

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Open LibraryOL7671883M
ISBN 100516446010
ISBN 109780516446011

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