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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Beacon Pr
Publication date July 21, 2015
Pages 211
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780807083260
ISBN-10 0807083267
Dimensions 1 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
Other format details juvenile
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Lalu Nathoy’s father calls his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his “thousand pieces of gold,” yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her. Polly, as Lalu is later called, is sold to a brothel, sold again to a slave merchant bound for America, auctioned to a saloon keeper, and offered as a prize in a poker game. Complete with photographs and documents, this biographical novel is the extraordinary story of a legendary pioneer’s fight for independence and dignity on the American frontier.

Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work Thousand Pieces of Gold
Paperback
Book cover for 9780807083260
 
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With Ruthanne Lum McCunn | Reprint edition from Beacon Pr (July 21, 2015)
9780807083260 | details & prices | 211 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $15.00
This edition also contains Thousand Pieces of Gold
About: Lalu Nathoy’s father calls his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his “thousand pieces of gold,” yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her.
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780613033251 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $23.85
About: Chronicles the life of Lalu Nathoy, a young Chinese girl--sold as a slave and brought to America--where, later, as Polly Bemis she struggles and survives as a pioneer in the West
Editions for the work Thousand Pieces of Gold
Paperback
Book cover for 9780440388838 Book cover for 9780807083260 Book cover for 9780807083819
 
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Reprint edition from Beacon Pr (July 21, 2015)
9780807083260 | details & prices | 211 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $15.00
This edition also contains Thousand Pieces of Gold
About: Lalu Nathoy’s father calls his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his “thousand pieces of gold,” yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her.
from Beacon Pr (August 25, 2004)
9780807083819 | details & prices | 349 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.76 lbs | List price $17.00
About: Lalu Nathoy's father called his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his "thousand pieces of gold," yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her.
With Tom Jackson | Reprint edition from Dell Pub Co (May 1, 1983)
9780440388838 | details & prices | List price $3.95
This edition also contains Tracking Animal Movement

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