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The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom

Author: Margarita Engle
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Cuba has fought three wars for independence, and still she is not free. This history in verse creates a lyrical portrait of Cuba.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Poetry
Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margarita Engle
ISBN: 9780805086744 0805086749 9780312608712 0312608713
OCLC Number: 1137684599
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 176 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: The names of the flowers, 1850-51 --
The Ten Years War, 1868-78 --
The Little War, 1878-80 --
The War of Independence, 1895-98 --
The surrender tree, 1898-99.
Responsibility: Margarita Engle.

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Cuba has fought three wars for independence, and still she is not free. This history in verse creates a lyrical portrait of Cuba.

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