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The Resource The madman of Piney Woods, Christopher Paul Curtis

The madman of Piney Woods, Christopher Paul Curtis

Label
The madman of Piney Woods
Title
The madman of Piney Woods
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paul Curtis
Title variation
The mad man of Piney Woods
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Even though it is now 1901, the people of Buxton, Canada (originally a settlement of runaway slaves) and Chatham, Canada are still haunted by two events of half a century before--the American Civil War and the Irish potato famine, and the lasting damage those events caused to the survivors
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
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10351669
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Curtis, Christopher Paul
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
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True
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  • Blacks
  • Irish
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Freedmen
  • Veterans
  • Immigrants
  • North Buxton (Ont.)
  • Chatham (Ont.)
  • Canada
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The madman of Piney Woods, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion book to: Elijah of Buxton
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
363 pages
Isbn
9780545156646
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014003493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)871186887
Label
The madman of Piney Woods, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Note
Companion book to: Elijah of Buxton
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
363 pages
Isbn
9780545156646
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014003493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)871186887

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