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Author Barton, Chris.

Title Can I see your I.D.? : true stories of false identities / by Chris Barton ; illustrated by Paul Hoppe.

Imprint New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction    j 001.95 BAR    On Holdshelf
 GDL Library Connection Teen Non-Fiction    001.95 BAR    Available
Description 121 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Keron Thomas -- Pvt. Wakeman -- Ferdinand Waldo Demara, Jr. -- Solomon Perel -- Forrest Carter -- Princess Caraboo -- Ellen Craft -- John Howard Griffin -- Riley Weston -- Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. -- Afterwoord.
Summary Stories of ten impostors-- many of them teenagers-- push questions of identity, deception, and gullibility to the extreme.
Subject Impostors and imposture -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
False personation -- Case studies -- Juvenile literature.
Identity (Psychology) -- Case studies -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Hoppe, Paul ill.
ISBN 9780803733107 (hardcover)
0803733100 (hardcover)

 
    
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