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The tree that owns itself and other adventure tales from out of the past

Author: Loretta Johnson Hammer; Gail Karwoski; James Watling
Publisher: Atlanta : Peachtree, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve fictional stories from different periods of Georgia history relate the adventures of gypsies, swampers, Cherokees, an Olympic weight lifter, and a parachuting dog.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loretta Johnson Hammer; Gail Karwoski; James Watling
ISBN: 1561451207 9781561451203
OCLC Number: 33819309
Description: 149 pages : illustrations map ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Tree that owns itself --
Georgia's strong man --
Max, the paratrooping dog --
Gone but not forgotten --
King of the swamp --
Georgia's ghost town --
Secret school --
Auraria's nugget --
Cherokee tears --
Mammy Kate uses her head --
War woman! --
Escape from Blackbeard Island --
Author biographies.
Responsibility: Loretta Johnson Hammer and Gail Langer Karwoski ; illustrated by James Watling.

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Twelve fictional stories from different periods of Georgia history relate the adventures of gypsies, swampers, Cherokees, an Olympic weight lifter, and a parachuting dog.

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