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The shacklands

Author: Judith Coburn
Publisher: Toronto : Second Story Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After leaving England with her family in 1908 to find a better life in North America, Jessie Robertson battles the stereotypes around her and finds herself confined to the drudgery of factory work, until a workers' strike helps her to find her confidence and her own voice.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Coburn
ISBN: 1896764134 9781896764139
OCLC Number: 44633317
Description: 287 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Judi Coburn.

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After leaving England with her family in 1908 to find a better life in North America, Jessie Robertson battles the stereotypes around her and finds herself confined to the drudgery of factory work, until a workers' strike helps her to find her confidence and her own voice.

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