Google this book. The original is available on gutenberg.org.
Read the original as written in 1924 as "Box-Car" with a hyphen.
Read this watered down 1942 reissue.
Be appalled. Flat. Elements of survival and danger removed. Names of cities changed for no reason. Sad. By watering down the story the actions of the children seem less daring, less significant, less accomplished.
- Paperback: 72 pages
- Publisher: Independently published (12 June 2019)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1073452638
- ISBN-13: 978-1073452637
- Product Dimensions: 17.8 x 0.5 x 25.4 cm
- Boxed-product Weight: 113 g
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