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Plain City

Author: Virginia Hamilton
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©1993.
Series: Point signature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve-year-old Buhlaire, a "mixed" child who feels out of place in her community, struggles to unearth her past and her family history as she gradually discovers more and more about her long-missing father.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Hamilton
ISBN: 0590473654 9780590473651
OCLC Number: 32341476
Target Audience: Young Adult.; 490
Description: 194 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Point signature.
Responsibility: Virginia Hamilton.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/345007#Agent\/scholastic<\/a>> # Scholastic<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Scholastic<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/345007#Series\/point_signature<\/a>> # Point signature.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/32341476<\/a>> ; # Plain City<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Point signature.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Point signature<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/345007#Topic\/african_americans_fiction<\/a>> # African Americans--Fiction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"African Americans--Fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/345007#Topic\/african_americans_race_identity_fiction<\/a>> # African Americans--Race identity--Fiction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"African Americans--Race identity--Fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/345007#Topic\/fathers_and_daughters<\/a>> # Fathers and daughters<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0rdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008103515<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0rdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008103609<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Fathers and daughters<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/345007#Topic\/fathers_and_daughters_fiction<\/a>> # Fathers and daughters--Fiction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Fathers and daughters--Fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh91005403<\/a>> # Racially mixed people<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Racially mixed people<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1086595<\/a>> # Racially mixed people<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Racially mixed people<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/799558<\/a>> # African Americans<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"African Americans<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/921890<\/a>> # Fathers and daughters<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Fathers and daughters<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/966889<\/a>> # Identity (Philosophical concept)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Identity (Philosophical concept)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/49256750<\/a>> # Virginia Hamilton<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1934<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"2002<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Hamilton<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Virginia<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Virginia Hamilton<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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