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Title Silver people : voices from the Panama Canal / Margarita Engle.
Author Engle, Margarita, author.
Publication Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
Description 260 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 257).
Summary Fourteen-year-old Mateo and other Caribbean islanders face discrimination, segregation, and harsh working conditions when American recruiters lure them to the Panamanian rain forest in 1906 to build the great canal.
Subject Novels in verse.
Panama Canal (Panama) -- History -- Fiction.
Racism -- Fiction.
Segregation -- Fiction.
Rain forests -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780544109414 (hardback) :
0544109414 (hardback)

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