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19 edition of Dreaming of America found in the catalog.

Dreaming of America

an Ellis Island story

by Eve Bunting

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Published by Bridge Water Books in Mahwah, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moore, Annie, b. 1877 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Moore, Annie, b. 1877 -- Fiction,
  • Ocean travel -- Fiction,
  • Emigration and immigration -- Fiction,
  • Irish Americans -- Fiction,
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Annie Moore cares for her two younger brothers on board the ship sailing from Ireland to America where she becomes the first immigrant processed through Ellis Island, January 1, 1892, her fifteenth birthday.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Eve Bunting ; illustrated by Ben Stahl.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    ContributionsStahl, Ben F., ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B91527 Ds 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged). :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL38071M
    ISBN 100816765200, 0816765219
    LC Control Number99025708


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