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Why is the White House white?

and other questions about our presidents" home

by Peter Roop

  • 277 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings, structures,
  • Presidents,
  • Buildings,
  • White House (Washington, D.C.),
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter and Connie Roop
    ContributionsRoop, Connie, Simon, Ute, illustrator, Grundon, Holly, illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF204.W5 R667 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 pages :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26420691M
    ISBN 100545070740
    ISBN 109780545070744
    OCLC/WorldCa401309883

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