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Miss Willie ...

Author: Janice Holt Giles
Publisher: Philadelphia : Westminster Press, ©1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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School teacher tries to reform the people of a Kentucky town. Preceded by "Enduring hills". Followed by "Tara's healing."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janice Holt Giles
OCLC Number: 1396018
Notes: Sequel to The enduring hills.
Sequel: Tara's healing.
Description: 268 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A "novel of a poor white community in the Kentucky hills to which Miss Willie, with both a missionary impulse and the need to be needed, comes as the new schoolteacher. There she finds a wide open terrain as she faces living conditions which are often unspeakably unsanitary, the problem of teaching forty children in one room, the hostility of some of the boys --
and particularly orphaned Rufe Pierce whose father falls in love with her."
Responsibility: J.H. Giles.

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School teacher tries to reform the people of a Kentucky town. Preceded by "Enduring hills". Followed by "Tara's healing."

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