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Children of the Dust Bowl : the true story of the school at Weedpatch Camp / Jerry Stanley ; illustrated with photographs.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main J 371.96 STA (Text) 840191000671951 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Available -

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  • ISBN: 0517587815 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 85 pages : illustrations ; 24cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown, 1992.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 78-80) and index.
Summary, etc.: Describes the plight of the migrant workers who traveled from the Dust Bowl to California during the Depression and were forced to live in a federal labor camp and discusses the school that was built for their children.
Target Audience Note: GRL Y guided reading level.
Study Program Information Note: A Star Reading List book.
Subject: Children of migrant laborers > Education > California > Arvin > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Droughts > Southwestern States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Depressions > 1929 > Great Plains > Juvenile literature.
Depressions > 1929 > Southwestern States > Juvenile literature.
Migrant labor > California.

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