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Author Engle, Margarita, author.

Title Lion Island : Cuba's warrior of words / Margarita Engle.

Publication Info. New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Fiction  J Engle    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 163 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary A biographical novel about Antonio Chuffat, a Chinese-African-Cuban messenger boy in 1870s Cuba who became a translator and documented the freedom struggle of indentured Chinese laborers in his country.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 161).
Subject Chuffat Latour, Antonio, 1860- -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile fiction.
Novels in verse.
Chuffat Latour, Antonio, 1860- -- Childhood and youth -- Fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Fiction.
Indentured servants -- Fiction.
Slavery -- Fiction.
Chinese -- Cuba -- Fiction.
Cuba -- History -- 1810-1899 -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781481461122

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