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Who was Robert Ripley?

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Grouping Titlewho was robert ripley
Grouping Authorkirsten anderson
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
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seriesWho was ?
series_with_volumeWho was ?|
subject_facetCuriosities and wonders -- Juvenile literature
Journalists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Publishers and publishing -- United States -- Juvenile literatature
Ripley, Robert L. -- (Robert LeRoy), -- 1890-1949 -- Juvenile literature
title_displayWho was Robert Ripley?
title_fullWho Was Robert Ripley?
Who was Robert Ripley? / by Kirsten Anderson ; illustrated by Tim Foley
title_shortWho was Robert Ripley?
topic_facetBiography & Autobiography
Curiosities and wonders
Journalists
Juvenile Nonfiction
Multi-Cultural
Publishers and publishing
Reference
Ripley, Robert L