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The Resource Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein

Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein

Label
Black dove, white raven
Title
Black dove, white raven
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Having moved to Ethiopia to avoid the prejudices of 1930s America, Emilia Menotti, her black adoptive brother Teo, and their mother Rhoda, a stunt pilot, are devoted to their new country even after war with Italy looms, drawing the teens into the conflict
Summary
Rhoda who is white and Delia who is black are stunt pilots who perform daring aerobatics. Both women dream of living in a world free of racial discrimination. When Delia is killed in a tragic accident, Rhoda is determined to make that dream come true. She leaves the United States for Ethiopia with her daughter, Em, and Delia's son, Teo and all three fall in love with the beautiful, peaceful country. But peace is soon shattered with the threat of war with Italy, and Em and Teo are drawn into the conflict.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405199
Cataloging source
QRML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wein, Elizabeth
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
900
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936
  • Americans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Air pilots
  • Ethiopia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein
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
000054863216
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9781405271363
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)903189014
Label
Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein
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
000054863216
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9781405271363
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)903189014

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