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Hija de la fortuna

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1a edición Harper Libros.

A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.

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Bedford Hills Free Library PBK SPA ALLENDE (Text)
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31003150970579
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Chappaqua Library FOREIGN SPANISH FICTION ALL (Text)
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31005151502608
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Croton Free Library SPA FIC/ALLENDE (Text)
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31006151069606
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John C. Hart Memorial Library SPA FICTION (Text)
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31030151909066
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Katonah Village Library SPA FICTION ALLENDE (Text)
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31013151712102
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Mount Kisco Public Library SPA ALLENDE (Text)
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31017150726708
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Mount Vernon Public Library SPA (Text)
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31018152441072
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New Rochelle Public Library SPA ALLENDE (Text)
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31019154326238
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North White Plains Branch SPA FIC ALLENDE (Text)
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31001250249506
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Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library FICTION ALLENDE (Text)
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31025151749371
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0060194928 (h.c.)
  • ISBN: 9780060194925 (h.c.)
  • ISBN: 9780060932763 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0060932767 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 428 pages : map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1a edición Harper Libros.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Harper Libros, ©1999.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
1843-1848. Valparaíso ; Los ingleses ; Señoritas ; Mala reputación ; Los pretendientes ; Miss Rose ; El amor -- 1848-1849. La noticia ; La despedida ; El cuarto hijo ; Tao Chi'en ; El viaje ; Argonautas ; El secreto -- 1850-1853. El Dorado ; Negocios ; Palomas mancilladas ; Desilusiones ; Sing song girls ; Joaquín ; Una pareja inusitada.
Una trama de una saga familiar, ambientada en la mitad del siglo XIX, y que viaja entre Chile y California a causa de la fiebre del oro. Sus personajes viajan entre la narracion de Allende, para posarse poco a poco en la retina del lector.
Summary, etc.:
A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 8.8 24 24 35657
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > California > Fiction.
Gold miners > California > Social life and customs > Fiction.
California > Gold discoveries > Fiction.
Vida fronteriza > California > Novela.
California > Descubrimiento de oro > Novela.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Gold miners > Social life and customs.
Gold mines and mining.
California.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Romance fiction.
Romance fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Fiction.

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