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8 edition of Playing war found in the catalog.

Playing war

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Tilbury House in Gardiner, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Play -- Fiction.,
  • Games -- Fiction.,
  • War -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Dan, Jen, Jeff, and Luke enjoy dividing into soldiers and enemies to play war, but when Sameer, a new boy in the neighborhood, tells of losing his family in a real war, they feel differently about the game.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKathy Beckwith ; illustrated by Lea Lyon.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsLyon, Lea, 1945- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B381797 Pl 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3300737M
    ISBN 100884482677
    LC Control Number2004030025
    OCLC/WorldCa57344137

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