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The Girl-Son (Adventures in Time)
From turn-of-the-century Korea comes the true story of a courageous young girl who was disguised as a boy so that she could attend school.Although only men and boys were allowed to go to school in Korea, Induk Pahk's mother believed that Induk could learn as well as any boy. So she dressed Induk in pants made from the cloth of her own skirt and sent her off to school. As I...more
Paperback, 131 pages
Published June 28th 1997 by Carolrhoda Books
(first published September 1st 1994)
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