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The Resource Black potatoes : the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850, Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Black potatoes : the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850, Susan Campbell Bartoletti

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Black potatoes : the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850
Title
Black potatoes
Title remainder
the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850
Statement of responsibility
Susan Campbell Bartoletti
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the Great Irish Famine, through the eyes and memories of the Irish people. Tells how they lived, why their lives depended on the potato, how they dreaded the workhouse, and how they feared and defied the landlord who collected the rent and evicted them
Summary
Presents the story of the 19th century Irish potato famine, including the causes, and the effects on the people
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Award
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 2002.
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 2001.
  • NCTE Orbis Pictus Nonfiction Award, 2002.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2002.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
Awards note
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2002.
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164333
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
941.5081
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA950.7
LC item number
.B37 2001
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1040
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
juvenile
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the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850
Label
Black potatoes : the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850, Susan Campbell Bartoletti
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Black potatoes, black potatoes -- 2. We've an extra potato -- 3. Lend me a little Reliefe -- 4. A flock of famishing crows -- 5. Only till the praties grow -- 6. The fever, the God bless us and protect everyone -- 7. A terrible leveling of houses -- 8. The going away -- 9. Where would the war begin? -- 10. Come to cork to see the queen
Control code
2008230
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780618002719
Isbn Type
(RNF)
Lccn
2001024156
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48249401
  • (OCoLC)48249401
Label
Black potatoes : the story of the great Irish famine, 1845-1850, Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Black potatoes, black potatoes -- 2. We've an extra potato -- 3. Lend me a little Reliefe -- 4. A flock of famishing crows -- 5. Only till the praties grow -- 6. The fever, the God bless us and protect everyone -- 7. A terrible leveling of houses -- 8. The going away -- 9. Where would the war begin? -- 10. Come to cork to see the queen
Control code
2008230
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780618002719
Isbn Type
(RNF)
Lccn
2001024156
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48249401
  • (OCoLC)48249401

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