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2 edition of Son of fortune found in the catalog.

Son of fortune

by Victoria McKernan

  • 400 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Commerce,
  • Race relations,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Chinese,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Seafaring life,
  • Fiction,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    In mid-1860s San Francisco, sixteen-year-old Aiden gains a hoped-for chance at a change in fortune when he wins a ship in a poker game, but soon he is involved in Peru"s savage guano trade and the exploitation of its Chinese workers.

    Edition Notes

    StatementVictoria McKernan
    SeriesAiden Lynch -- 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M4786767 Son 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination391 pages ;
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26455828M
    ISBN 100375864563, 0375964568, 0375857869, 037589585X
    ISBN 109780375864568, 9780375964565, 9780375857867, 9780375895852
    LC Control Number2012042506
    OCLC/WorldCa819905043

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