TITLE

To the Rescue!

AUTHOR(S)
Bernstein, Roberta
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Scholastic Scope;11/15/99, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the insights of Red Cross youth relief worker Sara Schoon on her involvement in earthquake relief efforts in Turkey.
ACCESSION #
3268989

 

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