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  • ISBN: 9780307583413 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0307583414 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [New York] : Listening Library, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 2:36:29.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by a full cast.
Summary, etc.:
In 1863, fifteen-year-old Claire, the daughter of an Irish mother and a black father, faces ugly truths and great danger when Irish immigrants, enraged by the Civil War and a federal draft, lash out against blacks and wealthy "swells" of New York City.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 37491 KB; MP3 file size: 73509 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863 > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Racially mixed people > Juvenile fiction.
Riots > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Irish Americans > Juvenile fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Juvenile fiction.
Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863 > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Racially mixed people > Fiction.
Riots > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Irish Americans > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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