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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English


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Describes the history, organization, and functions of the United Nations.

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Includes index.

Statementby R. Conrad Stein ; illustrated by Ralph Canaday.
SeriesCornerstones of freedom
ContributionsCanaday, Ralph.
LC ClassificationsJX1977.Z8 S79 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2549207M
ISBN 100516046985
LC Control Number85031356

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