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Silver people

voices from the Panama Canal

by Margarita Engle

  • 318 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Segregation,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • History,
  • Rain forests,
  • Racism,
  • Novels in verse,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    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.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMargarita Engle
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.5.E54 Si 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 pages ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26263078M
    ISBN 100544109414
    ISBN 109780544109414
    LC Control Number2013037485
    OCLC/WorldCa854944309

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