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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

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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
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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
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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
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Rubin, Susan Goldman
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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930
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Farnsworth, Bill
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True
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  • 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
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • 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
  • 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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn642509837
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780823422517
Lccn
2010023667
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642509837
Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn642509837
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780823422517
Lccn
2010023667
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642509837

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