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Peter of New Amsterdam A story of Old New York by James Otis Kaler

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Published by Living Books Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historical - United States - Colonial,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11839203M
ISBN 100979087627
ISBN 109780979087622
OCLC/WorldCa232961602

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Peter Spier has established himself as one of the most gifted illustrators in this county. His Noah's Ark was the Caldecott Award winner, while The Fox Went Out /5. Deed of Peter Wolfertsen van Couwenhoven, creditor of Claes Jansen Rust, to Philip Geraerdy for a lot in New Amsterdam Deed. Peter Wolfertsen (van Couwenhoven), creditor of Claes Jansen Rust, to Philip Geraerdy; lot situate where the (sign of the) White Horse hangs out, right opposite the Winckel street, New Amsterdam.   New Amsterdam is based on a true story, a real doctor, and a real New York hospital. So, it's bound to be a heart-tugging — and likely tearful — watch. He may be no McDreamy (RIP), but Dr. Max Goodwin leads the helm of the NBC : Kayla Blanton. Peter of New Amsterdam WHERE I WAS BORN If I ever attempted to set down a story in words, it would be concerning the time when I was much the same as a slave among the Dutch of New Amsterdam, meaning a certain part of the world in that America where so many of .

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