Children of the Industrial Revolution. by Penelope Davies

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Published by Wayland in London .

Written in English

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  • Child labor -- Great Britain -- History -- Juvenile literature.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 94.

Book details

GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesAn Eyewitness book
LC ClassificationsHD6250.G7 D37
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5454287M
ISBN 100853401802
LC Control Number73156450

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