Beyond the orphan train

a true adventure by Donna Nordmark Aviles

Publisher: Wasteland Press in Louisville, KY

Written in English
Published: Pages: 116 Downloads: 564
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Subjects:

  • Nordmark, Oliver, -- 1898-1994 -- Family,
  • Nordmark, Edward, -- 1900-1958. -- Family,
  • Children"s Aid Society (New York, N.Y.),
  • Orphan trains,
  • Foster children -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
  • Orphans -- United States -- Juvenile literature
  • About the Edition

    The adventures of Oliver and Edward Nordmark are continued. Oliver earns enough wages to search for his brother. The book also contains genealogical information about the Nordmark and Rarick families.

    Edition Notes

    Sequel to: Fly little bird, fly!

    StatementDonna Nordmark Aviles.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV985 .A94 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18028100M
    ISBN 101932852948
    ISBN 109781932852943
    LC Control Number2007277663
    OCLC/WorldCa70274504

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