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Son of fortune

Author: Victoria McKernan
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Series: Aiden Lynch, 2
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In mid-1860s San Francisco, sixteen-year-old Aiden gains a hoped-for chance at a change in fortune when he wins a ship in a poker game, but soon he is involved in Peru's savage guano trade and the exploitation of its Chinese workers.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria McKernan
ISBN: 9780375864568 0375864563 9780375964565 0375964568 9780375857867 0375857869 9780375895852 037589585X
OCLC Number: 819905043
Description: 391 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Aiden Lynch, 2
Responsibility: Victoria McKernan.

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In mid-1860s San Francisco, sixteen-year-old Aiden gains a hoped-for chance at a change in fortune when he wins a ship in a poker game, but soon he is involved in Peru's savage guano trade and the exploitation of its Chinese workers.

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