History and Literacy (History in Practice)

by Wendy Whitewood

Publisher: Hodder Murray

Written in English
Published: Pages: 128 Downloads: 338
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  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 3,
  • Study & Teaching,
  • History,
  • History: World
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Number of Pages128
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ISBN 100340856114
ISBN 109780340856116

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