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The Resource Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal, Margarita Engle

Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal, Margarita Engle

Label
Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal
Title
Silver people
Title remainder
voices from the Panama Canal
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Mateo and other Caribbean islanders face discrimination, segregation, and harsh working conditions when American recruiters lure them to the Panamanian rain forest in 1906 to build the great canal
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Americas Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2015.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10311978
Cataloging source
DLC
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Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.5.E54
LC item number
Si 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racism
  • Segregation
  • Rain forests
  • Novels in verse
  • Racism
  • Segregation
  • Rain forests
  • Panama Canal (Panama)
  • Panama Canal (Panama)
Target audience
adolescent
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voices from the Panama Canal
Label
Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal, Margarita Engle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006800
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780544109414
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013037485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780544109414
Label
Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal, Margarita Engle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006800
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780544109414
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013037485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780544109414

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