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6 edition of Brothers far from home found in the catalog.

Brothers far from home

the World War I diary of Eliza Bates

by Jean Little

  • 6 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Canada in Markham, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Uxbridge (Ont. : Township),
  • Ontario
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada -- Fiction.,
    • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.,
    • Family life -- Ontario -- Fiction.,
    • Diaries -- Fiction.,
    • Canada -- History -- 1914-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Uxbridge (Ont. : Township) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.,
    • Ontario -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.,
    • Canada -- History -- 1914-1945 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In 1916, in Uxbridge, Ontario, twelve-year-old Eliza, a Presbyterian minister"s daughter, chronicles her family"s experiences after her two brothers leave for Europe to fight in the war.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Jean Little.
      GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
      SeriesDear Canada
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.L7225 Br 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3770021M
      ISBN 10043996900X
      LC Control Number2003501409

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