Tribes with Flags
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Harper Collins Publishers, 2012.
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9780007500185

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Charles Glass., & Charles Glass|AUTHOR. (2012). Tribes with Flags . Harper Collins Publishers.

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Charles Glass and Charles Glass|AUTHOR. 2012. Tribes With Flags. Harper Collins Publishers.

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Charles Glass and Charles Glass|AUTHOR. Tribes With Flags Harper Collins Publishers, 2012.

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Charles Glass, and Charles Glass|AUTHOR. Tribes With Flags Harper Collins Publishers, 2012.

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