7 edition of The worst of times found in the catalog.
In the early 1930s in Chicago, twelve-year-old Petey"s family faces poverty and internal strife after his father loses his job, while, at the same time, his wealthy, older cousin takes on the dangerous work of a union organizer.
|Statement||James Lincoln Collier ; [illustration: David Schweitzer].|
|Genre||Juvenile fiction., Fiction.|
|Series||Jamestown"s American portraits|
|Contributions||Schweitzer, David, ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.C678 Wo 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||142 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||142|
|ISBN 10||0809205793, 0809206218|
|LC Control Number||00269583|
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