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The Resource How I became an American, by Karin Gündisch ; translated from the German by James Skofield

How I became an American, by Karin Gündisch ; translated from the German by James Skofield

Label
How I became an American
Title
How I became an American
Statement of responsibility
by Karin Gündisch ; translated from the German by James Skofield
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1902, ten-year-old Johann and his family, Germans who had been living in Austria-Hungary, board a ship to immigrate to Youngstown, Ohio, where they make a new life as Americans
Award
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 2002.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
102160
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gündisch, Karin
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gündisch, Karin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • German Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Youngstown (Ohio)
  • Transylvania (Romania)
  • Romania
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
How I became an American, by Karin Gündisch ; translated from the German by James Skofield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of Paradies liegt in Amerika
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 120 pages
Isbn
9780812648751
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2001037223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm47650570
  • OCoLC
Label
How I became an American, by Karin Gündisch ; translated from the German by James Skofield
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of Paradies liegt in Amerika
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 120 pages
Isbn
9780812648751
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2001037223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm47650570
  • OCoLC

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