Format:
Book
Author:
Richards, Jame.
Title:
Three rivers rising : a novel of the Johnstown flood / Jame Richards.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2010.
Description:
293 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Summary:
Sixteen-year-old Celestia is a wealthy member of the South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club, where she meets and falls in love with Peter, a hired hand who lives in the valley below, and by the time of the torrential rains that lead to the disastrous Johnstown flood of 1889, she has been disowned by her family and is staying with him in Johnstown. Includes an author's note and historical timeline.
Subjects:
Floods -- Pennsylvania -- Johnstown (Cambria County) -- Juvenile fiction.
Floods -- Pennsylvania -- Johnstown (Cambria County) -- Fiction.
Social classes -- Fiction.
Novels in verse.
Pennsylvania -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Pennsylvania -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
LCCN:
2009004251
ISBN:
0375858857 (hrd.)
System Availability:
3
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
3
Control Number:
991423
Call Number:
YT RICHARDS
Course Reserves:
0
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3
# System items in:
3