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The Rhode Island Colony

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Published by Capstone Press .
Written in English


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  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
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Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL7895414M
ISBN 100736861092
ISBN 109780736861090

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