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The Resource Shabanu : daughter of the wind, by Suzanne Fisher Staples

Shabanu : daughter of the wind, by Suzanne Fisher Staples

Label
Shabanu : daughter of the wind
Title
Shabanu
Title remainder
daughter of the wind
Statement of responsibility
by Suzanne Fisher Staples
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When eleven-year old Shabanu, the daughter of a nomad in the Cholistan Desert of present-day Pakistan, is pledged in marriage to an older man whose money will bring prestige to the family, she must either accept the decision, as is the custom, or risk the consequences of defying her father's wishes
Member of
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Staples, Suzanne Fisher
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Shabanu
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cholistan Desert (Pakistan)
  • Pakistan
  • Sex role
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Shabanu : daughter of the wind, by Suzanne Fisher Staples
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c1989
  • Includes a readers guide and an excerpt from the sequel: Haveli
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Ember edition.
Extent
240, 17, 10 pages
Isbn
9780307977885
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr00817007
  • (CaOWLBI)pr00817007
  • 27725
Label
Shabanu : daughter of the wind, by Suzanne Fisher Staples
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c1989
  • Includes a readers guide and an excerpt from the sequel: Haveli
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Ember edition.
Extent
240, 17, 10 pages
Isbn
9780307977885
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr00817007
  • (CaOWLBI)pr00817007
  • 27725

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