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A long walk to water : a novel

Author: Linda Sue Park
Publisher: Boston : Sandpiper/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of a safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Electronic books
Children's electronic books
Fiction
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Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Park, Linda Sue.
Long walk to water.
Boston : Sandpiper/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011, ©2010
Named Person: Salva Dut; Salva Dut; Salva Dut; Salva Dut
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Sue Park
ISBN: 0547532849 9780547532844
OCLC Number: 903881846
Notes: "Based on a true story."
Description: 1 online resource (121 pages) : map
Responsibility: by Linda Sue Park.
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When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of a safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.

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