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The Resource Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto
Title
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw. An inspiring story of courage and compassion, this biography includes a list of resources, source notes, and an index
Summary
Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw. An inspiring story of courage and compassion, this biography includes a list of resources, source notes, and an index
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011122
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rubin, Susan Goldman
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
930L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 930
  • 930
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Farnsworth, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sendlerowa, Irena
  • Sendlerowa, Irena
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
821557
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780823422517
Lccn
2010023667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823422517
  • (OCoLC)642509837
Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
821557
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780823422517
Lccn
2010023667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823422517
  • (OCoLC)642509837

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