Before Columbus: the Americas of 1491

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Atheneum Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
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English
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A companion book for young readers based on 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, the groundbreaking bestseller by Charles C. Mann.
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9781416949008
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subject_facet America -- Antiquities, America -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature
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