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The Resource The walls of Cartagena, by Julia Durango ; illustrated by Tom Pohrt

The walls of Cartagena, by Julia Durango ; illustrated by Tom Pohrt

Label
The walls of Cartagena
Title
The walls of Cartagena
Statement of responsibility
by Julia Durango ; illustrated by Tom Pohrt
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Calepino, an African slave in the seventeenth-century Caribbean city of Cartagena, works as a translator for a Jesuit priest who tends to newly-arrived slaves and, after working for a Jewish doctor in a leper colony and helping an Angolan boy and his mother escape, he realizes his true calling
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Durango, Julia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
PZ7.D9315
LC item number
Wal 2008
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pohrt, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Slavery
  • Leprosy
  • Slavery
  • Leprosy
  • Cartagena (Colombia)
  • Colombia
  • Cartagena (Colombia)
  • Colombia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The walls of Cartagena, by Julia Durango ; illustrated by Tom Pohrt
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1139784
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
152 pages
Isbn
9781416941026
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007041861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1139784
  • (OCoLC)180756421
Label
The walls of Cartagena, by Julia Durango ; illustrated by Tom Pohrt
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1139784
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
152 pages
Isbn
9781416941026
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007041861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1139784
  • (OCoLC)180756421

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