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Monkey town : the summer of the Scopes trial

Author: Ronald Kidd
Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, 2007, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Simon Pulse edView all editions and formats
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When her father hatches a plan to bring publicity to their small Tennessee town by arresting a local high school teacher for teaching about evolution, the resulting 1925 Scopes trial prompts fifteen-year-old Frances to rethink many of her beliefs about religion and truth, as well as her relationship with her father.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: John Thomas Scopes; John Thomas Scopes; John Thomas Scopes
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Kidd
ISBN: 9781416949213 1416949216
OCLC Number: 154662718
Description: 250 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Ronald Kidd.

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When her father hatches a plan to bring publicity to their small Tennessee town by arresting a local high school teacher for teaching about evolution, the resulting 1925 Scopes trial prompts fifteen-year-old Frances to rethink many of her beliefs about religion and truth, as well as her relationship with her father.

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