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The dwelling place

Author: Catherine Cookson; Elizabeth Henry
Publisher: [England] : Soundings ; Wrentham, MA : Sold in the U.S. by Dual Dolphin Pub., 1993.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When her parents both die of cholera in 1832, fifteen-year-old Cissie Brodie and her nine brothers and sisters are homeless. So to escape being taken to the workhouse, Cissie builds them a dwelling place on the Northumbrian fells, and this is the story of her heroic fight to rear them under appalling conditions of cold, near starvation and persecution.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Cookson; Elizabeth Henry
ISBN: 1854967525 9781854967527
OCLC Number: 34653568
Performer(s): Read by Elizabeth Henry.
Description: 10 audiocassettes (approximately 15 hr.) : analog, Dolby processed
Responsibility: by Catherine Cookson.

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When her parents both die of cholera in 1832, fifteen-year-old Cissie Brodie and her nine brothers and sisters are homeless. So to escape being taken to the workhouse, Cissie builds them a dwelling place on the Northumbrian fells, and this is the story of her heroic fight to rear them under appalling conditions of cold, near starvation and persecution.

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