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Yagua days

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Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Puerto Ricans,
  • Fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

A Puerto Rican boy living in New York makes his first trip to Puerto Rico where he learns about yagua days.

Edition Notes

Statementby Cruz Martel ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
ContributionsPinkney, Jerry
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M356757 Yag
The Physical Object
Pagination[40] p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24761272M
ISBN 100803797656, 0803797664
LC Control Number75027601

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