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Author Swan, Bill, 1939- author.

Title Convicted for being Mi'kmaq : the story of Donald Marshall Jr. / Bill Swan.

Publication Info. Toronto : James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers, [2013]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  YA 364.15 SWA (IN ADULT NF)    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  364.1523 SWA    AVAILABLE
Description 179 pages : map ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Real justice
Real justice (Toronto, Ont.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Audience Ages 13-17.
Grades 8-12.
HL 770 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 5.7 4.0 161838.
Form Issued also in electronic format.
Summary Donald Marshall, Jr., a Mi'kmaq, was framed for murder when he was 17. He spent 11 years in prison until, by a series of bizarre coincidences, the real murderer was discovered. Then he became a native activist and often referred to as the "reluctant hero" of the Mi'kmaq community.
Subject Marshall, Donald, Jr., 1953-2009 -- Juvenile literature.
Marshall, Donald, Jr., 1953-2009 -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Murder -- Nova Scotia -- Sydney -- Juvenile literature.
Trials (Murder) -- Nova Scotia -- Sydney -- Juvenile literature.
Judicial error -- Canada -- Juvenile literature.
Meurtre -- Nouvelle-Écosse -- Sydney -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Procès (Meurtre) -- Nouvelle-Écosse -- Sydney -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Erreur judiciaire -- Canada -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Note At head of title: Real justice
Added Title Story of Donald Marshall Jr
Other Form: Swan, Bill, 1939- Real justice. Toronto : James Lorimer & Co., c2013. (CaOONL)20139001093
ISBN 9781459404380 (bound)
1459404386 (bound)
9781459404397 (paperback)
1459404394 (paperback)
9780329998479 (FollettBound)
0329998471 (FollettBound)

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