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Below the mountains : the diary of Amy McDonald, Milford Road, 1935-36

Author: Jean Bennett
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Scholastic, 2005.
Series: My story (Auckland, N.Z.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The diary of fourteen year-old Amy McDonald who, during the Great Depression, lives in the harsh environment of the Milford Road Public Works Camp, along with her mother and seven year old brother, Bruce. Her father has been employed as workshop supervisor on the dangerous project of building the Milford Road and Homer Tunnel, cutting through the Southern Alps. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Children's diary fiction
Children's fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Bennett
ISBN: 1869436636 9781869436636
OCLC Number: 156737278
Description: 191 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 19 cm.
Series Title: My story (Auckland, N.Z.)
Responsibility: written by Jean Bennett.

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The diary of fourteen year-old Amy McDonald who, during the Great Depression, lives in the harsh environment of the Milford Road Public Works Camp, along with her mother and seven year old brother, Bruce. Her father has been employed as workshop supervisor on the dangerous project of building the Milford Road and Homer Tunnel, cutting through the Southern Alps. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.

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