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Title:
Stamps
Author:
Abeyta, Jennifer.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Explains how to begin a stamp collection, including information on the history and value of stamps.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
870 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.9 1.0 46902.

Reading Counts RC High School 7.2 4 Quiz: 22585 Guided reading level: S.
ISBN:
9780516233345

9780516235349
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library HE6213 .A23 2000 Juvenile Non-Fiction Childrens Area
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Summary

Most teens are into collecting in one form or another--from toys to rocks to coins. Each of these books gives background information on the collectible, practical knowledge, and the basics of how to get started in the world of collecting. The books also include fascinating facts, the value of particular items, and a resource list of fairs and conventions.


Summary

Each book is clearly written using simple sentences and familiar vocabulary. Brilliant color photos, fascinating sidebars, and user-friendly fact boxes, charts, and tables highlight key information in the text.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 4
1 Why Stamps?p. 7
2 The History of Stampsp. 15
3 The Value of Stampsp. 25
4 Starting Your Own Collectionp. 31
New Wordsp. 42
For Further Readingp. 45
Resourcesp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48
Introductionp. 4
1 Why Stamps?p. 7
2 The History of Stampsp. 15
3 The Value of Stampsp. 25
4 Starting Your Own Collectionp. 31
New Wordsp. 42
For Further Readingp. 45
Resourcesp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48

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