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The Great Death

Author: John E Smelcer
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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As their Alaskan village's only survivors of sickness brought by white men one winter early in the twentieth century, sisters Millie, aged thirteen, and Maura, ten, make their way south in hopes of finding someone alive.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John E Smelcer
ISBN: 9780805081008 0805081003
OCLC Number: 289008944
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
Description: 166 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Smelcer.

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As their Alaskan village's only survivors of sickness brought by white men one winter early in the twentieth century, sisters Millie, aged thirteen, and Maura, ten, make their way south in hopes of finding someone alive.

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