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The Resource Irena's children : a true story of courage by Tilar J. Mazzeo, adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell

Irena's children : a true story of courage by Tilar J. Mazzeo, adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell

Label
Irena's children : a true story of courage by Tilar J. Mazzeo
Title
Irena's children
Title remainder
a true story of courage by Tilar J. Mazzeo
Statement of responsibility
adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell
Title variation
Irenas children
Title variation remainder
young readers edition
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gripping account of Irena Sendler, who took staggering risks to save 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II
Summary
Presents the story of a Holocaust rescuer to reveal the formidable risks she took to her own safety to save some 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
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10527160
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mazzeo, Tilar J
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
  • 940.53
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farrell, Mary Cronk
  • Torok, Shana
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True
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  • Sendlerowa, Irena
  • Sendlerowa, Irena
  • Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (Warsaw, Poland : 1943)
  • Occupation of Poland (1939-1945)
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • 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)
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Poland
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Poland
  • Poland
  • 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)
  • Poland
Target audience
juvenile
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young readers edition
Label
Irena's children : a true story of courage by Tilar J. Mazzeo, adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Young reader's edition of: Irena's children :the extraordinary story of the woman who saved 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto / Tilar J. Mazzeo. New York : Gallery Books, 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-257)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue -- War -- Occupation -- Resistance -- Segregated and isolated -- Life in the ghetto -- Raising the stakes -- Expanding operations -- Rumors -- Deportation -- Selektions -- Time running out -- Crisis -- Toward the precipice -- The ghetto uprising -- Gestapo raid -- Pawiak Prison -- Execution -- Irena goes underground -- After the war
Control code
ocn936433341
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
xiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9781481449915
Lccn
2016004169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936433341
Label
Irena's children : a true story of courage by Tilar J. Mazzeo, adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell
Publication
Copyright
Note
Young reader's edition of: Irena's children :the extraordinary story of the woman who saved 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto / Tilar J. Mazzeo. New York : Gallery Books, 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-257)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue -- War -- Occupation -- Resistance -- Segregated and isolated -- Life in the ghetto -- Raising the stakes -- Expanding operations -- Rumors -- Deportation -- Selektions -- Time running out -- Crisis -- Toward the precipice -- The ghetto uprising -- Gestapo raid -- Pawiak Prison -- Execution -- Irena goes underground -- After the war
Control code
ocn936433341
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
xiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9781481449915
Lccn
2016004169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936433341

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