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Author: Pat M Carr
Publisher: Fort Worth, Tex. : TCU Press, [2006]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When her parents die in the influenza epidemic, fifteen-year-old Cooper goes to live with her grandparents in El Paso, where she finds that her grandmother is remote and childlike and her grandfather is trafficking in stolen antiques and running guns to Pancho Villa and his Mexican revolutionaries.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Named Person: Pancho Villa; Pancho Villa
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat M Carr
ISBN: 9780875653327 0875653324
OCLC Number: 64591828
Description: 177 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Pat Carr.

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In August 1914, recently orphaned Cooper Harrison arrives in El Paso to live with grandparents she's never met. The minute the fifteen-year-old steps off the train, everything seems wrong. She  Read more...

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