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Escape By Sea / L.S. Lawrence.

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  • ISBN: 9780823422173 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 195 pages. ; 22cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Holiday House, 2009.

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Summary, etc.: When the city of Carthage falls to the Romans during the Punic Wars, Sara, the fifteen-year-old daughter of a Carthaginian senator, must gather her grief-stricken father and take to the seas, where, with only with a meager cargo to trade, her healing skills, her wits, and her courage, Sara must face a life wildly different from anything she thought possible.
Target Audience Note: 640 Lexile.
Subject: Survival > Juvenile fiction.
Sex role > Juvenile fiction.
Punic War, 2nd, 218-201 B.C. > Juvenile fiction.
Sea stories > Juvenile fiction.
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  • Baker & Taylor
    When the city of Carthage falls to the Romans during the Punic Wars, Sara, the fifteen-year-old daughter of a senator, must flee with her father and take to the seas, she must face a life wildly different from her own.
  • Baker & Taylor
    When the Romans attack her city, killing her brother and forcing her and her father to run for their lives, Sara, settling in to life aboard a trade ship, must rely on her own wits to survive when her father dies.

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