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The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom
Title:
The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom
ISBN:
9780805086744
Publication Information:
New York : Henry Holt and Co., c2008 + (Harrisonburg, Virginia : R.R. Donnelley and Sons Co.)
Physical Description:
169 p. ; 21 cm.
General Note (Repeatable):
Advertisement on dust jacket. Newbery Honor book 2009
Contents:
The names of the flowers, 1850-51 -- The Ten Years War, 1868-78 -- The Little War, 1878-80 -- The War of Independence, 1895-98 -- The surrender tree, 1898-99.
Abstract:
Cuba has fought three wars for independence, and still she is not free. This history in verse creates a lyrical portrait of Cuba.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 6.4 2.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 5.2 6 Quiz: 43511.

Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.4 2.0 121475.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0722/2007027591.html
Reading Level JCPL:
NPLEXILE.
Target Audience Note:
NP Lexile.
Format:
Book