Poems by Adolescents and Adults

A Thematic Collection for Middle School and High School

Publisher: National Council of Teachers of English

Written in English
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  • General,
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  • Young adult poetry, American,
  • Youths" writings, American

Edition Notes

ContributionsJames Brewbaker (Editor), Dawnelle J. Hyland (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11352267M
ISBN 100814135633
ISBN 109780814135631

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