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Book Description
Marked by a harsh climate and rocky coastlines, Newfoundland remains a remote and isolated place whose economy relies primarily on fishing. However, as the new century begins, the people of Newfoundland search for creative ways to boost their region's economy and modernize their lifestyle. This volume discusses these challenges and many more, while giving life to the diverse groups of people who c... More
Book Information
PublisherLucent Books
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages96
Publication Date12/17/2002
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About Gordon D. Laws (Author) : Gordon D. Laws is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Published credits of Gordon D. Laws include Exploring Canada - The Maritime Provinces (Exploring Canada), Exploring Cana... more
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About Pam Adams (Author) : An illustrated version of the cumulative folk song in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a fly.
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