The Battle of Hastings
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The Battle of Hastings by Chris Sayer

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Published by Di Campo Art in St Leonards-on-Sea .
Written in English


  • Hastings, Battle of, 1066 -- Juvenile literature.

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Statementwritten by Chris Sayer ; illustrated by Stewart Buchan.
ContributionsBuchan, Stewart.
LC ClassificationsDA196
The Physical Object
Pagination32p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15347194M
ISBN 100951185500

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