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Black duck

Author: Janet Taylor Lisle
Publisher: New York : Sleuth/Philomel, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Years afterwards, Ruben Hart tells the story of how, in 1929 Newport, Rhode Island, his family and his best friend's family were caught up in the violent competition among groups trying to control the local rum-smuggling trade.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lisle, Janet Taylor.
Black duck.
New York : Sleuth/Philomel, ©2006
(OCoLC)603876041
Online version:
Lisle, Janet Taylor.
Black duck.
New York : Sleuth/Philomel, ©2006
(OCoLC)608364199
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Taylor Lisle
ISBN: 0399239634 9780399239632
OCLC Number: 61512963
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.
Description: 252 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Janet Taylor Lisle.

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Years afterwards, Ruben Hart tells the story of how, in 1929 Newport, Rhode Island, his family and his best friend's family were caught up in the violent competition among groups trying to control the local rum-smuggling trade.

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