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Ship ahoy, sagebrush  An immigrant's tale, Van El, Alannah
21 Van El, Alannah Ship ahoy, sagebrush An immigrant's tale
Vancouver BC Seas Star Press 1994 0969746210 / 9780969746218 Paperback Near Fine 
Only slight wear to card covers; Bright solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 111 pages; An account of a family's immigration experience. 
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Charlie  a Home Child's Life in Canada, YOUNG, BERYL
22 YOUNG, BERYL Charlie a Home Child's Life in Canada
Toronto KEY PORTER BOOKS 2009 1554702003 / 9781554702008 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Only slight wear to dustjacket ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 8.40 X 8.10 X 0.60 inches; 111 pages; "Charlie was thirteen when his shopkeeper father died in 1910. His mother, Sarah, had no money to care for her seven children, and before long, Charlie was sent to Dr. Barnardo's Home in London. In 1911, as part of Barnardo's overseas program, Charlie sailed to Canada and was sent to work on an Ontario farm. He experienced homesickness, hardship, and eventually great kindness. In 'Charlie', Beryl Young offers a compelling account of a poor English boy who rises from a life of poverty to become a valuable member of Canadian society." 
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