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    The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

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My Face to the Wind: The Diary of Sarah Jane Price, a Prairie Teacher (Dear America)

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Synopsis:

In the late 1870s, many young teachers traveled West to earn money and make a new life for themselves. However, the schools were inadequate at best, and many teachers returned home, unable to endure the hardships of prairie life. But Sarah Jane Pryce stayed, braving the rough conditions of the West. Illustrations. 208.

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ISBN:
9780590438100
Subtitle:
My Face To The Wind: The Diary Of Sarah Jane Price
Author:
Murphy, Jim
Publisher:
Scholastic Inc.
Location:
New York
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Teachers
Subject:
Historical - United States - 19th Century
Subject:
School & Education
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Self-reliance
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Orphans
Subject:
Diaries
Subject:
Nebraska
Edition Description:
Paper Over Board
Series:
Dear America (Hardcover)
Series Volume:
1903
Publication Date:
20011001
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Elementary and junior high
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
7.38 x 5.25 in
Age Level:
09-14

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"Synopsis" by , In the late 1870s, many young teachers traveled West to earn money and make a new life for themselves. However, the schools were inadequate at best, and many teachers returned home, unable to endure the hardships of prairie life. But Sarah Jane Pryce stayed, braving the rough conditions of the West. Illustrations. 208.
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