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The Resource The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare

The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare

Label
The sign of the beaver
Title
The sign of the beaver
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth George Speare
Title variation
Keeping the promise
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Summary
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Storyline
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1984
  • Josette Frank Award, 1983.
  • Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award, 1984.
Awards note
Newbery Medal Honor Book.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
080661
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Speare, Elizabeth George
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S7376
LC item number
Si 1983
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Survival
  • Friendship
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Survival
  • Friendship
  • Maine
  • Maine
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9780395338902
Lccn
83000118 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
0027-12160
Label
The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9780395338902
Lccn
83000118 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
0027-12160

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