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The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom

Author: Margarita Engle
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Poetry : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Cuba has fought three wars for independence, and still she is not free. This history in verse creates a lyrical portrait of Cuba.
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Genre/Form: Children's poetry
Jane Addams Children's Book Award
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Juvenile poetry
Poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margarita Engle
ISBN: 0805086749 9780805086744
OCLC Number: 156845784
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 169 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: The names of the flowers, 1850-51 --
The Ten Years War, 1868-78 --
The Little War, 1878-80 --
The War of Independence, 1895-98 --
The surrender tree, 1898-99.
Responsibility: Margarita Engle.
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Cuba has fought three wars for independence, and still she is not free. This history in verse creates a lyrical portrait of Cuba.

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Anyone interested in the story of Cuban independence or a student assigned the subject needs to include this book of poetry. Yes, poetry. The story is told through different individuals as they live through the many years of struggle for independence either as a combatant or non-combatant. I know...
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