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Author: Barbara Haworth-Attard
Publisher: Toronto : HarperTrophyCanada, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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For thirteen-year-old Rose Dunlea, the war against Germany seems far away. Then on December 6, 1917, two ships explode in Halifax's harbour, resulting in the greatest human tragedy Canada has ever seen. Life changes dramatically for everyone. Grief-stricken, Rose draws on the heroic stories of her great-grandmother that are stitched into the Irish Chain quilt to find her own courage and inner strength.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Haworth-Attard
ISBN: 0006392156 9780006392156
OCLC Number: 49926254
Description: 213 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Haworth-Attard.

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For thirteen-year-old Rose Dunlea, the war against Germany seems far away. Then on December 6, 1917, two ships explode in Halifax's harbour, resulting in the greatest human tragedy Canada has ever seen. Life changes dramatically for everyone. Grief-stricken, Rose draws on the heroic stories of her great-grandmother that are stitched into the Irish Chain quilt to find her own courage and inner strength.

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