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The Resource 999 : the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz, Heather Dune Macadam ; foreword by Caroline Moorehead

999 : the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz, Heather Dune Macadam ; foreword by Caroline Moorehead

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999 : the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz
Title
999
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the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz
Statement of responsibility
Heather Dune Macadam ; foreword by Caroline Moorehead
Title variation
Nine hundred ninety nine
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the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz
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eng
Summary
"On March 25, 1942, nearly a thousand young, unmarried Jewish women boarded a train in Poprad, Slovakia. Filled with a sense of adventure and national pride, they left their parents' homes wearing their best clothes and confidently waving good-bye. Believing they were going to work in a factory for a few months, they were eager to report for government service. Instead, the young women--many of them teenagers--were sent to Auschwitz. Their government paid 500 Reich Marks (about $200) apiece for the Nazis to take them as slave labor. Of those 999 innocent deportees, only a few would survive"--
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10829530
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Macadam, Heather Dune
Dewey number
940.53/18
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Moorehead, Caroline
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  • Women concentration camp inmates
  • Jewish women in the Holocaust
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Holocaust victims
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the extraordinary young women of the first official Jewish transport to Auschwitz
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999 : the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz, Heather Dune Macadam ; foreword by Caroline Moorehead
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-417) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Control code
in901981722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780806539362
Lccn
2019944522
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1111280648
Label
999 : the extraordinary young women of the first official transport to Auschwitz, Heather Dune Macadam ; foreword by Caroline Moorehead
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-417) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
in901981722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780806539362
Lccn
2019944522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1111280648

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