Slavery Time When I Was Chillun

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At the end of the century many decided to use a clean shaven face and short hair. Jay Cooke and Company, financiers of the Northern Pacific Extension Project, and other promoters, accordingly, lobbied for the establishment of Yellowstone National Park. In his January 2002 State of the Union Address, President Bush announced that Iran, Iraq, and North Korea constituted an "axis of evil," sponsoring terrorism and threatening the United States and its allies with weapons of mass destruction.

Pages: 112

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile (December 29, 1997)

ISBN: 0399231943

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