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The tortilla factory

Author: Gary Paulsen; Ruth Wright Paulsen
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In clear and eloquent language, Gary Paulsen pays tribute to a cycle of life--from seed to plant to tortilla. Workers till the black soil, operate the clanking machinery of the factory, and drive the trucks that deliver the tortillas back into the hands that will plant the yellow seeds. With Ruth Wright Paulsen's expressive paintings, The Tortilla Factory brings forth the poetry and beauty of a simple way of life. --
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Paulsen; Ruth Wright Paulsen
ISBN: 0152928766 9780152928766
OCLC Number: 29596557
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Gary Paulsen ; paintings by Ruth Wright Paulsen.
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In clear and eloquent language, Gary Paulsen pays tribute to a cycle of life--from seed to plant to tortilla. Workers till the black soil, operate the clanking machinery of the factory, and drive the trucks that deliver the tortillas back into the hands that will plant the yellow seeds. With Ruth Wright Paulsen's expressive paintings, The Tortilla Factory brings forth the poetry and beauty of a simple way of life. --

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