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Daughter of Madrugada by Frances M. Wood

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • California

Subjects:

  • Mexicans -- California -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Mexicans -- California -- Fiction.,
  • Family life -- California -- Fiction.,
  • Coming of age -- Fiction.,
  • California -- History -- 1846-1850 -- Fiction.

Book details:

About the Edition

After the United States wins the war with Mexico in 1848, life on her Mexican family"s ranch in California is greatly changed for thirteen-year-old Cesa.

Edition Notes

StatementFrances M. Wood.
GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W8494 Dau 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 162 p. ; 22 cm.
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3570246M
ISBN 100385327196
LC Control Number2002073551
OCLC/WorldCa49898465

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