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Savage Girls and Wild Boys: A History of Feral Children


Book Description
A fascinating history of extraordinary children -- brought up by animals, raised in the wilderness, or locked up for long years in solitary confinement. Newton investigates a number of infamous cases: Peter the Wild Boy, who gripped the attention of Swift & Defoe; Victor of Aveyron, who roamed wild in the forests of revolutionary France; a savage girl lost on the streets of Paris; 2 children broug... More
Book Information
PublisherSt. Martin's Press
BindingHardcover (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages284
ISBN-100756789141
ISBN-13978-0756789145
Publication Date10/01/2000
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About Michael Newton (Author) : Michael Newton is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Michael Newton include Gangs and Gang Crimes (Criminal Investigation... more
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