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The Resource Black Dove, White Raven, Elizabeth Wein

Black Dove, White Raven, Elizabeth Wein

Label
Black Dove, White Raven
Title
Black Dove, White Raven
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Having moved to Ethiopia to avoid the prejudices of 1930s America, Emilia Menotti, her black adoptive brother Teo, and their mother Rhoda, a stunt pilot, are devoted to their new country even after war with Italy looms, drawing the teens into the conflict
Summary
Rhoda who is white and Delia who is black are stunt pilots who perform daring aerobatics. Both women dream of living in a world free of racial discrimination. When Delia is killed in a tragic accident, Rhoda is determined to make that dream come true. She leaves the United States for Ethiopia with her daughter, Em, and Delia's son, Teo and all three fall in love with the beautiful, peaceful country. But peace is soon shattered with the threat of war with Italy, and Em and Teo are drawn into the conflict.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405199
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wein, Elizabeth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W4358
LC item number
Bl 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
900
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936
  • Americans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Air pilots
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Race relations
  • Adoption
  • Young adult fiction
  • Ethiopia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Black Dove, White Raven, Elizabeth Wein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9781423183105
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014044446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868040490
  • (OCoLC)ocn868040490
  • 446956
Label
Black Dove, White Raven, Elizabeth Wein
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9781423183105
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014044446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868040490
  • (OCoLC)ocn868040490
  • 446956

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