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So far from home : the diary of Mary Driscoll, an Irish mill girl

Author: Barry Denenberg; Scholastic Inc.,
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 1997.
Series: Dear America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the diary account of her journey from Ireland in 1847 and of her work in a mill in Lowell, Massachusetts, fourteen-year-old Mary reveals a great longing for her family.
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Genre/Form: Maps
Historical fiction
Diaries
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Denenberg; Scholastic Inc.,
ISBN: 0590926675 9780590926676 0439445620 9780439445627 0439341922 9780439341929 043955506X 9780439555067
OCLC Number: 36417805
Notes: "Lowell, Massachusetts, 1847"--Cover.
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 170, [2] pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Dear America.
Other Titles: Diary of Mary Driscoll, an Irish mill girl
Responsibility: by Barry Denenberg.

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In the diary account of her journey from Ireland in 1847 and of her work in a mill in Lowell, Massachusetts, fourteen-year-old Mary reveals a great longing for her family.

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