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2 edition of Living in Jamaica found in the catalog.

Living in Jamaica

Judy Bastyra

Living in Jamaica

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Published by Sea-to-Sea Publications in North Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

  • Jamaica -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Jamaica -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementwritten and photographed by Judy Bastyra.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesLiving in--
    LC ClassificationsF1868.2 .B38 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17998138M
    ISBN 109781597710473
    LC Control Number2005057111

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