TITLE

Explorers & Pioneers

AUTHOR(S)
McClure, Larry
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Apr2004, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the role of explorers and pioneers in the U.S. history.
ACCESSION #
12923226

 

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